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Church of England Anglicans Set to Remove Satan from Baptismal Rite

  This seems to me to be a desperate effort to retain membership no matter the cost. It definitely increases an uncrossable divide with Orthodox, Catholic, Conservative Anglicans, and many Protestants. Jesus certainly knew the Devil was present. Fr. Orthohippo … Continue reading

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Church of England considering ‘champagne christenings’ to attract lax parishioners (After all, champagne does have water in it, I guess.)

Home» News» Religion – The Telegraph The Church of England is considering offering “champagne” christenings based on wedding receptions to attract people who rarely attend their local parish. By John Bingham 6:00AM BST 30 Jun 2013 A new style of … Continue reading

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The NECESSARY VERSUS The PREFERRED and not just for clergy

By Norris Burkes Published: Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 6:21 p.m. Next month I begin work as a part-time hospital chaplain for the Sacramento, Calif., VA Medical Center. While I’ve been out of hospital ministry for nearly five years, I … Continue reading

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