Monthly Archives: August 2011

ONE THIRD OF EPISCOPAL PARISHES MAY CLOSE


A new analysis of The Episcopal Church, formerly ECUSA, is a large dark cloud on their horizon. This study should be a dire warning for any denomination which hopes to maintain their place in America. The original article delves into … Continue reading

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SUNDAY’S FRONT PAGE IN SOUTH AFRICA


Please Help the Police Catch this Facebook Racist (Child Killer?)                                                          Aug28 by Fr Stephen Smuts ============================================================================= Fr. Smuts is a South African Anglican priest who locates many interesting and/or important happenings each day, and publishes them on his blog.  … Continue reading

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SINNERS, SINNERS, EVERYWHERE REDEMPTION —POSSIBLE


Fr. Ernesto, my Orthodox priest friend, has been writing about sinners.  Sinners have been a very popular subject among clergy, especially at sermon time. Fr. Ernesto points out some important facts about our sinful condition.  You can find his articles … Continue reading

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UNEXPECTED PASSENGERS ON MY PLANE


Every now and then a routine airplane flight becomes very unusual. Not human terrorists, not mechanical malfunction, but rather something totally unexpected.  Oh, boy. What a flight. Fr, Orthohippo Terrified airline passengers panicked when two hives of bees smuggled onto … Continue reading

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MEDIA and INFORMATION SLANTING


Believe what you hear? The previous post explored media slant.  Here is an archbishop who takes it a step further.  He publically proclaims one newsoutlet’s outright lack of trustworthyness when it comes to religious reporting. The original report can be … Continue reading

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CHAOS: COMING CONSTANT CHALLENGE part two


Chaos occurs because of many different events and for many different reasons, both natural and human caused.  Three types of chaos are explored here. A genuinely new phenomonen is now seen in the emergence of chaos. It is systematic if generally localized, in … Continue reading

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CHAOS : A COMING CONSTANT part one


Chaos is a state of being which lacks predictability or order. Most of us are uncomfortable when things are in chaos, We are most comfortable when things are predictable, even when they don’t always happen just as we expect. If … Continue reading

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Hmmm. Some comments may spark a debate —–  Fr. Orthohippo Auxiliary Bishop Says Communion In the Hand is a Calvinist Novelty Not Even Martin Luther Would Have Done ItIn the last century the Old Liberal Bishops promoted hand Communion.  They used … Continue reading

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THE ON TIME GAME


Fr. Orthoduck, aka Fr. Ernesto, a long time friend and fellow priest, although we walked different paths, has a humorous and illuminating post on Being On Time.  I was raised by a father who believed it was respectful to never … Continue reading

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FEMALE CHURCH ATTENDANCE — DROPS


Every now and then polls actually spot trends.  This probably is one of those times.  During my life time, and, I believe, historically, women have been the background of church attendees.  Since women naturally will see things through the eyes … Continue reading

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