Day: April 7, 2015

Bishop-elect reflects on Facebook fast

Bishop-elect reflects on Facebook fast

Did you give up Facebook for Lent? The Revd Audrey Scanlan, Bishop-elect of Central Pennsylvania, did. On her return, she offered some reflections via a public Facebook post on her fast. Quoting with her permission, she said in part: When I was a little girl, we would sometimes go on “pajama rides” after our supper […]

Grant applications invited

From the Historical Society of the Episcopal Church: The Historical Society of the Episcopal Church invites applications from individual scholars and academic and ecclesiastical groups for grants to support significant research, conferences, and publications relating to the history of the Church of England, the worldwide Anglican Communion, and Anglican and Episcopal churches in North America. […]

Speaking to the Soul: Touching faith

Speaking to the Soul: Touching faith

John 20:19-31 Lucky Thomas, he literally got hands-on proof to bolster his faith. We will have to wait a little longer for that awesome experience. Until that time, Jesus tells us we are blessed because we believe in what we do not see. But before we congratulate ourselves on a pious achievement, we should understand […]