Day: February 27, 2017

First woman in 1,000 years becomes full member of St Paul’s Cathedral Choir

First woman in 1,000 years becomes full member of St Paul’s Cathedral Choir

It took a millennium, but St. Paul’s Cathedral Choir in London has hired a woman as a full member. (Non-sopranos may feel a certain sense of musical justice.) The release, published on St. Paul’s website: St Paul’s Cathedral has appointed a woman for the first time as a full adult member of its Cathedral Choir. […]

PBS’ Religion and Ethics Newsweekly goes off the air

PBS’ Religion and Ethics Newsweekly goes off the air

After two decades, Religion and Ethics Newsweekly is going dark. The ending of the series is not a surprise – it was first announced in December. From the Religion News Service report late last year: Founded by [host and executive editor Bob] Abernethy and launched in 1997, it provided national and international news coverage and […]