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 […]

Top five reasons why seminaries matter

Seminary education has entered a period of great change and uncertainty across the historic mainline denominations. Religious leaders are asking whether there are too many seminaries, whether they cost too much and whether seminaries are educating students to lead a church that is also in a period of change and uncertainty. There is even discussion, […]

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:

Seeing through the chaos

When evening came, his disciples went down to the lake, got into a boat, and started across the lake to Capernaum. It was now dark, and Jesus had not yet come to them. The lake became rough because a strong wind was blowing. When they had rowed about three or four miles, they saw Jesus […]