Day: August 21, 2014

Blistering eruptions

Psalm 140, 142 (Morning) Psalm 141, 143:1-11(12) (Evening) Trinity Episcopal Church and a postulant to the priesthood in the Kirkepiscatoid. “Book of Job Chapter 2-5 (Bible Illustrations by Sweet Media)” by Jim Padgett – Biblical illustrations by Jim Padgett, courtesy of Sweet Publishing, Ft. Worth, TX, and Gospel Light, Ventura, CA. Copyright 1984. Released under …

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The faith of a murdered war photographer

(Photo: Marquette University alumni magazine) Daniel Burke of CNN has written a moving story of the faith of James Foley, the war photographer who was beheaded earlier this week by ISIS, the extremist movement that has made significant territorial gains recently in Iraq and Syria. It begins:

Episcopal response to killing and unrest in Ferguson continues to unfold

Dean Gary Hall of Washington National Cathedral and young adults associated with the Union of Black Episcopalians are among Episcopalians responding to the killing of Mike Brown, an unarmed black teenager, by police officer Darren Wilson and the subsequent unrest it has triggered in Ferguson, Missouri. Writing for On Faith, Hall says:

Tutu calls for boycott of Israel

Those who continue to do business with Israel, who contribute to a sense of “normalcy” in Israeli society, are doing the people of Israel and Palestine a disservice. They are contributing to the perpetuation of a profoundly unjust status quo.