There is no word in the Guardian’s report on the theological arguments for or against, nor the religious implications of (accidentally or otherwise) granting personhood to our fellow primates. What say you?
Day: April 21, 2015
Headed up by Franklin Graham, with father Billy Graham coming in at number five, and Pat Robertson filling out the top ten, the list has a clear political weighting.
The National Catholic Reporter, reporting on the resignation of Bishop Robert Finn, notes that he was the first bishop to be convicted of criminal charges in the mishandling of clergy sexual abuse in the US, failing to report the suspicion abuse of children by a now-former priest who had been creating child pornography. The NCR report […]
“The Episcopal Church at its 77th General Convention in 2012 passed legislation saying it “stands in solidarity with those communities who bear the burdens of global climate change,” including indigenous people.”
John 10:11-18 To his listeners, this story was taken right from real life. They were farmers and fishermen, craftsmen and laborers… maybe even a few shepherds. They related immediately to the long hours, the vigilance and the dedication required to protect livestock from predators. They knew the damage wolves could do if they ever got […]