Day: April 25, 2015

Dio Washington shares its Youth Day service project for 2015

The Diocese of Washington held an annual youth & family service day, Live Now Serve Now, starting on Friday evening 17 APR 2015. The participants spent the night on the cathedral close in tents and cardboard box shelters they built themselves to get a tiny glimpse of what homeless people experience living and sleeping on […]

Some whacky reasons suggested as to why the US Supreme Court should decide against marriage equality

Some whacky reasons suggested as to why the US Supreme Court should decide against marriage equality

At 10:00 am on 28 APR 2015 the US Supreme Court will hear arguments with regard to the future of marriage equality for the nation. Over the past few months there has been an avalanche of local, state and federal court decisions that have advanced same gender marriage in state after state. Currently gay, lesbian […]

Dispensing with Tradition, or What to Do With All Those Palms

Dispensing with Tradition, or What to Do With All Those Palms

In the Magazine this month we’re exploring our relationship with Creation; all things seen and unseen. In this piece, Kelly Wilson explores theme of our relationship with Creation through the lens of a humorous but faithful attempt to rightly dispose of “sacred” objects after Palm Sunday, and whether there are some parts of creation that are holier than others.

Bishops’ historic trip to Cuba was two years in the planning

Bishops’ historic trip to Cuba was two years in the planning

The Lead reported back on 12 APR about the group of TEC bishops that visited the Bishop of Cuba, the Rt Revd Griselda Delgado del Carpio and the Episcopal Church of Cuba. This past Tuesday’s edition of the Deseret News, the LDS Church owned newspaper in Salt Lake City, published an interview by a staff reporter […]

Speaking to the Soul: Cloaks and wineskins

Speaking to the Soul: Cloaks and wineskins

Luke 5:27-39 You meet people in the strangest places, people who may at first seem just like everybody else but who become important people over the course of time. I’m not sure what Levi thought when a stranger walked up to him and spoke to him, but evidently there was a compulsion there that made […]