Day: December 30, 2013

When demons are real

Experiences in charismatic churches in Africa, where demons are regarded as real, inspired this column by Stanford anthropologist T. H. Luhrmann. The essay is concerned primarily with the widespread belief in dark spirits that characterizes much of evangelical Christianity in Africa. But Luhrmann concludes her piece by bringing the issue closer to home.


Monday, December 30, 2013 – Week of Christmas 1, Year 2 [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 20, 21:1-7(8-14) (morning) // 23, 27 (evening) 1 Kings 17:17-24 3 John 1-15 John 4:46-54 I’ve had the privilege of […]