Day: November 28, 2016

Muslim Rohingya facing ethnic cleansing in Myanmar

Violence against the Rohingya people continues in Rakhine State in Myanmar. Armed forces are “killing men, slaughtering children, raping women, burning and looting houses, forcing these people to cross the river,” according to John McKissick of the UN refugee agency in neighboring Bangladesh. Rohingyas fleeing the attacks have sought refuge across the river in Bangladesh …

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California church installs solar panels to cover whole electric bill

All Saints Church in San Leandro, CA has issued the following press release: This month, as part of a comprehensive greening project, All Saints Episcopal Church in San Leandro, California, will have a 9.24kw solar power system installed on the church. This system will include 33 panels and will generate enough electricity to cover the …

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Speaking to the Soul: Human or Heavenly?

Today’s gospel warns us about many pitfalls in our approach to Christ: either-or thinking, protecting our reputation for being right, and fearing the anger of others. How we deal with questions of faith may matter more than getting the answers right.