Corpus Christi mega-congregation is giving away goodies on Resurrection Sunday, The Corpus Christi Caller-Times reports.
Month – March 2010
St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in Mt. Pleasant, S.C. voted 97 percent to 3 percent on Sunday to leave the Episcopal Church , according to The Living Church. The vote, 703-19, was announced early Monday afternoon. Asked by one of my colleagues for comment on Monday evening, Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori indicated she was unaware […]
Gotta love this story. An alumnus of Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas is angry because there’s a highly-offensive religious reference on his diploma. Oddly enough, he’s not mad about the word Trinityappearing at the top in big fancy letters. “Trinity,” according to the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, is a: “traditional Christian doctrine…commonly expressed as […]
MUNFORDVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A truck crossed a Kentucky interstate median and hit a Mennonite church van headed to a wedding, killing 11 people, state police said Friday.
Fifty-seven percent of Republicans say President Barack Obama is a Muslim, according to Harris Interactive. And 24 percent say he may be the Anti-Christ… Which reminds me of how Mitch McConnell jokingly described the Democratic presidential primary back in February 2008: The nomination fight between Clinton and Obama featured a “New York senator who was […]
File this under interfaith outreach, Southern-style. An Episcopal Church in Billy Graham’s backyard will host a spring equinox service led by a Wiccan priestess, the Asheville Citizen-Times reports.
It’s a lesson I learned a long time ago. When the New York Times and other East Coast publications say they’re quoting Scriptures (especially Christian Scriptures), trust, but verify. Maureen Dowd, the acid-tongued New York Times columnist clobbered Democrat Bart Stupak, who had downplayed the influence of the nation’s nuns when it comes to abortion […]
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By GILLIAN FLACCUS Associated Press Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Episcopal Church has approved the election of a lesbian assistant bishop in the Diocese of Los Angeles. The announcement Wednesday makes the Rev. Mary Glasspool of Baltimore the second openly gay bishop in the Anglican global fellowship. Los Angeles Bishop Jon Bruno says the […]
Pope to visit England, Scotland in September By ROBERT BARR Associated Press Writer LONDON (AP) — Pope Benedict XVI will visit Scotland and England in September in a four-day visit combining preaching and diplomacy, Buckingham Palace announced Tuesday. British officials described it as an unprecedented “papal visit with the status of a state visit,” though […]