June 28, 2016
- Fr. Paul Albert blesses “Garden of Saints.”
“It’s not just about the meal, or even the guests,” says an 80-year-old who regularly volunteers for Orthodox Detroit Outreach [ODO]. “For those serving, young and old, this is ‘school’ where we can learn the deeper lessons of life.”
And for him, and the many...
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael Curry and President of the House of Deputies the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings have written the following letter to the Episcopal Church.
June 28, 2016
Dear People of God in the Episcopal Church:
We all know that some things in holy Scripture can be confusing, hard to understand, or open to various ways of understanding. But some essential teachings are clear and...
June 21, 2016
- Minneapolis’ St. Mary’s Cathedral Choir.
Over 140 participants from 31 states and 5 countries are expected to arrive in the Twin Cities this week for the International Society for Orthodox Church Music’s [ISOCM] conference, slated to be held at Saint Mary’s Cathedral here June 23-26, 2016. The conference will focus on...
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The unspeakable violence in Orlando reminds us of the dangerous society we live in. It reminds us in particular that the experience and awareness of such danger is experienced by some groups of people more than others. The threat of hate-fueled violence, even murderous rage is a daily reality for too many people.
This was an attack on the LGBT community. It has been said by some to be an attack on our common humanity. From the perspective of my own Christian faith...