Calendar Clarity

Lesser Feasts and Fasts is the standard, but parishes may use Holy Women, Holy Men and A Great Cloud of Witnesses.

New Calendar Marches On

By Douglas LeBlanc General Convention’s Committee on Prayer Book, Liturgy, and Church Music has endorsed continued trial use of Holy Women, Holy Men. During lengthy discussion July 5 of the proposed successor to Lesser Feasts and Fasts, numerous people testified that the text should be revised heavily.

Saint of the Sierra

By Anne Rowthorn No single American has done more to preserve our wilderness than John Muir — naturalist, Christian, and founder of the Sierra Club.