The U.S. Supreme Court receives thousands of petitions for certioriai each year, and hears only a small fraction of them. The nine justices regularly hold conferences to determine which cases merit further review, and a decision on the South Carolina petition is expected to come before the end of June. If the court chooses not to grant certiorari, no further appeals are possible.
Day: May 7, 2018
Loren Mead, author of the Once and Future Church and founder of the Alban Institute has died at his home in Fall Church, VA. He was 88.
Former Episcopal priest Howard “Howdy” White has been extradited to North Carolina where he faces charges of child sex abuse involving two victims. Since those charges were made, two more victims have come forward.
“This is not a parable about the glory of God and all the uplifting sayings that energize a crowd… This parable is a warming.”