How Open Is Our Table? Session 2
We speak of welcoming all to our “table.” But what about our “altar”? Rev. Anne Vouga, Rector of St. Thomas Episcopal, in the second night of our Advent series, discussed the ancient laws of purity that have come down to us: “Who may approach God’s ALTAR?”
Sunday Forum That it might be fulfilled: Jesus as Messiah according to Matthew
Sunday Forum presentation: Rev. Dr. William F. Brosend, Professor of Homiletics, School of Theology, University of the South (Sewanee) and Executive Director of the Episcopal Preaching Foundation.
How Open Is Our Table? Session 1
Bishop Terry White’s presentation at the first of our 3-week Advent series, “How Open Is Our Table?” – about whom we Episcopalians allow to receive the Eucharistic sacrament.
Link with video of Pope Francis on kissing the wounds: myunquietheart.blogspot.com/2013/10/pope-francis-on-kissing-and-caressing.html
Link for interview with Pope Francis: americamagazine.org/pope-interview
Blessing of the Animals
Sunday October 13th St. Matthew's Episcopal Church celebrated the feast of St. Francis with a Blessing of the Animals during their regular 10 AM service.
Leading Through a Clergy Transition, Part 1 Reacting to Change
Leading in times of change, particularly a change in clergy leadership, presents special challenges. This two-part series is aimed at vestry members and other congregational leaders who are currently or will soon be leading their congregation through a clergy transition.