Day: November 24, 2014

No indictment of Ferguson police officer in fatal shooting of Michael Brown

Updated at bottom with statements A grand jury in St. Louis County, Missouri, has returned no indictment against Darren Wilson, a white Ferguson police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown, an unarmed black teen on August 9, igniting weeks of protests and touching off a national debate on police violence in African American communities. Churches …

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Tenth Ring

Suffering multiple organ failure, I had just received a grim diagnosis that I would be having a danger-laden surgery that would alter my life forever. It was the wages of a life that seemed so successful, but was undergirded by the troika of fear, doubt, and guilt – a three-legged stool.

Let It Go

Monday, November 24, 2014 – Proper 29, 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 106:1-18 (morning) // 106:19-48 (evening) Zechariah 10:1-12 Galatians 6:1-10 Luke 18:15-30 In today’s gospel, Jesus encounters “a certain ruler.” The ruler acts …

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