Day: October 20, 2016

Halloween, backwards: Holy Ghosting in Massachusetts

Halloween, backwards: Holy Ghosting in Massachusetts

St. Dunstan’s Episcopal Church in Dover, Massachusetts is reprising a reverse Halloween the parish tried out last year – Holy Ghosting. The Patriot Ledger: For those unfamiliar with the practice, it’s trick-or-treating in reverse: treats are anonymously left on the doorstep for recipients. Last year, St. Dunstan’s Episcopal Church thought it would be fun to […]

Students vs. Trump: Liberty University president pulls newspaper column

Students vs. Trump: Liberty University president pulls newspaper column

The Daily Beast and the Richmond Times-Dispatch report that Liberty University president Jerry Falwell, Jr. is again drawing criticism for pulling an anti-Trump column in the student newspaper and defends his actions by saying the column’s content was “redundant” in comparison with a letter to the editor run in the same issue. The column deletion […]

Speaking to the Soul: Loving Neighborliness

Speaking to the Soul: Loving Neighborliness

we are asked more importantly to risk being very available to one another – to hang out together – to consider with one another the questions that burn in our souls. And being present, deeply open, willing to engage and to offer not just our resources but ourselves, we discover that neighborly giving is never just a one way street.