Marking perhaps the first consecutive sports story on The Episcopal Cafe… Rabbi Aaron Frank and Rabbi Shmuel Herzfeld have written an op-ed on CNN:
Day: November 6, 2013
The Miami Dolphins scandal concerning the treatment of Jonathan Martin by veteran player Richie Incognito is the major story currently in the sports world.
Thomas Kaplan of The New York Times writes on a constitutional amendment to expand casino gambling that, with the urging of Gov. Cuomo, was passed by New York voters. Late in the article, this is found:
Gleason wrote, “Life is driven by renewal, the persistent energy of rebirth that makes all things new. Pain and loss and death are inevitable, but each and every time they happen, there will be new life. Death happens, but it is never the final answer.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 — Week of Proper 26, Year One [Go to Mission St Clare for an online version of the Daily Office including today’s scripture readings.] Today’s Readings for the Daily Office: Psalms 72 (morning) // 119:73-96 (evening) Nehemiah 13:4-22 Revelation 12:1-12 Matthew 13:53-58 My aversion to legalistic expressions of the Christian faith […]
by Maria L. Evans “Give me a fresh vision of your love, that I may find again what I fear I have lost.”–from the prayer “For one who fears losing hope,” Enriching Our Worship 2, p. 75. “People ask me what I do in winter when there’s no baseball. I’ll tell you what I do. […]