Apparently, church restructuring is far from an Episcopal-only issue. Archbishop Timothy Dolan announced that he would either close or merge thirty percent of the parishes in his archdiocese of New York by August 1, 2015.
Day: November 3, 2014
As you may recall, the name of the Washington DC football team has come under fire for being a racial slur. The Executive Council of the Episcopal Church has joined the bishop of Washington, President Obama and most of the various tribes within the US to ask owner Dan Snyder to change the name. So […]
The effect is to send the case back to the Texas courts. It’s not over. The Associated Press :
Brittany Maynard, a 29 year old woman who moved to Oregon with her family in order to take advantage of that state’s Death with Dignity law, died yesterday. She had been diagnosed with glioblastoma multiforme–a rare and aggressive brain cancer, in which the median survival rate with treatment is 14 months.
Monday, November 3, 2014 – Proper 26, 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 56, 57,  (morning) // 64, 65 (evening) Ecclesiasticus 38:24-34 Revelation 14:1-13 Luke 12:49-59 Today’s first reading sets up a contrast between […]