Day: November 29, 2013

Religious shopping madness

The Religion News Service has released their first-ever interfaith holiday shopping guide for the hard-to-shop for religious (or non-religious) folks on your list. Meanwhile, the folks who brought us Lent Madness have given into to the crass commercialism of the season.

For Our Learning: my adventures with scripture

By Kathy Staudt At the beginning of this year’s long “green season” — probably almost as long as the season after Pentecost can be with Easter so early– I embarked on the Center for Biblical Studies’ “Bible in a Year” program; (more about this poetproph. She works as a teacher, poet, spiritual director and retreat […]

A Fear Infection

Friday, November 29, 2013 — Week of Proper 29, 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 140, 142 (morning) // 141, 143:1-11(12) (evening) Isaiah 24:14-23 1 Peter 3:13-4:6 Matthew 20:17-28 Peter’s letter this morning gives us […]