Day: December 3, 2014

End Modern Slavery by 2020

Slavery is alive in the modern world. Believe it or not. On Tuesday, Dec. 2, for the first time in history Catholic, Anglican and Orthodox Christian leaders joined with leaders of the Buddhist, Hindu, Jewish and Muslim religions with a common goal in mind. They signed a declaration to the committed to the elimination of slavery …

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Random Acts of Pasta

What would you do with your never ending pasta pass from Olive Garden? Matt Tribe of Utah has been getting a lot of attention on the Internet and in the press for using his pass to feed the homeless, and then posting a video about it and creating a website to talk about it. Internet cynics …

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War Lessons

Wednesday, December 3, 2013 — Week of Advent 1, Year One [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 119:1-24 (morning) // 12, 13, 14 (evening) Isaiah 2:1-11 1 Thessalonians 2:13-20 Luke 20:19-26 While teaching medieval history this semester, I had to …

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