Day: May 2, 2014

New anti-homosexual law targets NGOs in Uganda

Uganda is getting ready to bar non-governmental organizations from “promoting” homosexuality but would in fact prevent these groups from providing medical care and education not only to gays but also to victims of sexual violence.

Making memory in a sacred space

An installation at the Church of the Heavenly Rest in New York shows the last moments of Monique Sindler who died in 2006. It is a reflection on living and dying in a sacred space.

Ordinariate in England not growing

The arrangement designed to welcome disaffected Anglicans into the Roman Catholic Church is apparently not catching on. After taking in their first members when the scheme was set up in 2011, membership has remained flat.

Presiding Bishop visits Nashotah House

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori visited Nashotah House yesterday. It was a visit marked by controversy since the board consists of both Episcopalians and members of churches that broke away from the Episcopal Church.

A Terrifying Offering

Friday, May 2, 2014 – 2 Easter, 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 16, 17 (morning) // 134, 135 (evening) Exodus 16:22-36 1 Peter 3:13-4:6 John 16:1-15 Although the Bible’s prophetic words were written centuries …

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