And the crowds asked him, ‘What then should we do?’ In reply he said to them, ‘Whoever has two coats must share with anyone who has none; and whoever has food must do likewise.’ Even tax-collectors came to be baptized, and they asked him, ‘Teacher, what should we do?’ He said to them, ‘Collect no […]
Day: September 17, 2014
by George Clifford President Obama, in a speech to the nation on the eve of the thirteenth anniversary of 9/11, declared that the United States is engaged in a war to degrade and then to destroy ISIL – the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. As an American Christian committed to working for peace, […]
Prayers this evening for our friends in Scotland as they vote yes or no on independence from the UK Thursday September 18. There are a variety of opinions on voting Yes or No.
Benjamin L. Corey writing in
“Episcopal chaplain at Yale University [seeming suggestion] that Jews were culpable for Israel’s actions against Palestinians and a related rise in global anti-Semitism, his comments not only led to his resignation but rekindled a debate within mainline Protestant churches about how to respond to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict,”
Preaching in Taiwan at the Fall Episcopal Church bishops’ meeting the Most Rev. Dr. Katharine Jefferts Schori said:
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 — Week of Proper 19, 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 72 (morning) // 119:73-96 (evening) Job 42:1-17 Acts 16:16-24 John 12:20-26 My local city council recently passed an ordinance that […]