By Kirk Petersen The Diocese of Albany is seeking a new bishop because the Rt. Rev. William H. Love left the Episcopal Church after refusing to comply with General Convention's 2018 decision on same-sex marriage rites. In the interim, the diocese has appointed an assisting bishop who shares Love's theological views on marriage. "Since I identify as a theological conservative, … [Read more...] about Conservative Bishop to Assist in Albany During Search
Archives for August 23, 2021
SUNDAY’S READINGS | August 29 Song 2:8-13 or Deut. 4:1-2, 6-9 Ps. 45:1-2, 7-10 or Ps. 15 James 1:17-27 Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23 Entering the land of promise, that is, the promised gift of life in Jesus Christ, we enter a vast region of freedom. “The wind blows where it chooses, and you hear the sound of it, but you do not know where it comes from or where it goes. So it is of … [Read more...] about 14 Pentecost, Year B: Freedom, Guidance, and Love
By James Cornwell A Reading from the Gospel of Mark 13:14-27 14 “But when you see the desolating sacrilege set up where it ought not to be (let the reader understand), then those in Judea must flee to the mountains; 15 someone on the housetop must not go down or enter the house to take anything away; 16 someone in the field must not turn back to get a coat. 17 Woe to those … [Read more...] about Apocalypse Now!