In a release from The Episcopal church: Installation of the 27th Presiding Bishop Ticket information available for two events: October 31 UBE Vigil Celebration at D.C. Armory November 1 Installation service at Washington National Cathedral Both events live webcast [September 9, 2015] Two events will highlight the Installation of the next Presiding Bishop and Primate […]
Day: September 9, 2015
Stephen Colbert talks about Catholicism and faith, with his usual humor and with seriousness, says the Religion News Service. Colbert has taught Sunday School, and guests on “The Colbert Report” have included the Reverend James Martin, a Jesuit priest (“his official chaplain,” according to the RNS). In this latest sit-down, with the Rev. Thomas Rosica, […]
“A rock of stability in a changing world” is how British Prime Minister David Cameron describes Queen Elizabeth II today, as she celebrates 63 years serving as Queen, longer than any other British monarch in history. In The Telegraph: She will reflect on what she acknowledges as “a remarkable life”, though for her the occasion […]
One woman came in to report a stolen flower basket from her father’s grave. A man in camouflage pants and a bright running shirt wondered aloud if cremation would allow him to be buried in two different places: “I don’t want to get cut in half.” Earlier in the week, another man came in and […]
The author lives in hope, hoping to teach others and hoping to show them the way back to God but it is an offer of service, rather than a demand for such a gift.