A Canadian scholar, doing research in one area of history, has stumbled upon the unexpected. Micheline White, PhD, while researching one of Catherine Parr’s ladies-in-waiting, came across a book of prayers published by Catherine Parr and she found a prayer for the king which is obviously the original for the Prayer for the Monarch of the 1662 Book of Common Prayer.
Day: November 14, 2015
In Seattle, Starbucks folks don’t seem to have lost much sleep over the issue. This week Starbucks announced a new program to be better neighbors in Seattle, its home city.
The International Reformed-Anglican Dialogue between the World Communion of Reformed Churches and the Anglican Communion met for its historic inaugural meeting in Kochi Kerala India, 26 to 31 OCT 2015.
Knowing we have prayers coming from around the world, that we have a cloud of witnesses, and that we are so inextricably connected in the Body of Christ makes all the difference.
Cuban President, Raul Castro, presented Pope Francis with a 3 meter crucifix. The Lampedusa Crucifix is made from oars lashed together with rope. It is named for the tiny Mediterranean Sea island off the coast of Sicily where the majority of immigrants fleeing Africa arrive. Francis has taken the decision to now donate the crucifix to the Lampedusa parish which it honors.
… what are we persistent about and how do we turn it into a positive result rather than just repeating words or actions? It’s not all up to God; we are expected to do our part.