Day: March 2, 2015

Legal setback for Diocese of Fort Worth

The Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth was formed by The Episcopal Church in 1982-84, after the new diocesan leaders promised unanimously to accept and use the Episcopal property only for The Episcopal Church’s mission and ministry.

York Minister children's choir singing Evensong

They really are little angels; children participating in choir are more moral

John Bingham, Social Affairs Editor, writes about a study involving 10,000 British children and 250 teachers, conducted by the Jubilee Centre. From the Telegraph article: Children who sing in a choir, play in an orchestra or take to the stage are more likely to make good moral choices than their fellow classmates, a study has …

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Speaking to the Soul: Wordless Gospel

The beginning of today’s gospel reading includes the last moments of Jesus’s conversation with the Samaritan woman at the well. We’ve skipped over all the extraordinary content of the conversation, but the brief scene in today’s gospel tells us some remarkable things about Jesus without saying a word.