“The conservatives may have the advantage of playing defense: They simply want the synod and the pope to reaffirm church teachings and practices, or, at worst, to settle for some vague call for mercy.” – RNS
Day: October 2, 2015
“Climate change has become a world-wide subject for detailed debate and attention but human practices have continued to worsen the situation.”
This week’s review is of “Everest,” a film loosely based on the experiences of a team of climbers whose attempt to climb to the rooftop of the world went terribly wrong
Bishop Of Oregon, Michael Hanley’s initial comment on the senseless shooting at Umpqua College
Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has announced the members of the newly-formed Episcopal Church Commission on Impairment and Leadership. The members were appointed by Presiding Bishop Jefferts Schori in consultation with President of the House of Deputies the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings.
Just writing the words “another mass shooting” makes my hand shake. As I write this, ten victims are known to have died, and twenty victims are hospitalized.