Day: January 29, 2016

Why are bishops so pale?

CONCERNS are repeatedly expressed about the lack of racial diversity in the senior leadership of the Church of England. This is seen by many as evidence of institutional racism. … only a change in the racism that influences appointment decisions can correct the situation. – Church Times op-ed

Prayers for Harney County, Oregon

Prayers for Harney County, Oregon

Pray for the Paiute people who have had degradation and disrespect added yet again to their lives. Pray especially for Charlotte Rodrique, chair of the Paiute tribal council. Pray for the local ranchers, the town’s people, the sheriff David Ward and Judge Steven Grasty who is himself a member of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church. Pray for the children, for safety and for the end to this violence. Pray for the family of LaVoy Finnicum who have suffered a loss.