Day: April 25, 2014

So just how Christian is England?

Prime Minister David Cameron caused something of a flap when he said that England was a “Christian country” and that the government should do more to promote Christianity. Well, just how Christian is England (or the whole UK for that matter?). That depends on who you ask.

Religious reaction to Georgia gun law muted

Georgia Governor Nathan Deal signed a bill on Wednesday allowing people with state carry permits to bring their weapons into bars without restriction and in some churches, schools and government buildings under certain circumstances. But few religious leaders have commented either way about the law and what it says about our culture.

Church is an option

Portlandia takes a look at religion in this video featuring Ed Begley, Jr., as Father Timothy who reminds us that “church is an option.”

Idle Tales

Friday, April 25, 2014 – Easter Week, Year Two [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 136 (morning) // 118 (evening) Exodus 13:1-2, 11-16 1 Corinthians 15:51-58 Luke 24:1-12 When Mary Magdalene, Joanna, Mary the mother of James, …

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