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Boston’s Cardinal Sean O’Malley surprised many people when he asked Rev. Anne Robertson, a pastor in the United Methodist Church, to anoint his forehead with consecrated water


The Photo Of Rev Anne Robertson And Cardinal Sean O’Malley That Sent Shock Waves Through The Internet (And Church) Thank you to Fr. Smuts for finding this. January 17, 2014 Rev. Anne Robertson was the only female clergy member to assist … Continue reading

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Helpful Intercommunion, Catholic Permissions


Mandela received Communion from a Catholic priest while imprisoned on Robben Island 12 December 2013 11:59 by Christopher Lamb and Sarah Parsons Original article from Home Catholic Channel The Deacon’s Bench Nelson Mandela regularly received Communion from a Catholic priest while … Continue reading

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HOW TO SPOT A LUTHERAN


Once upon a time I was a newborn babe amidst a Methodist sea. While in college a pert Slovak coed walked across my path and I responded in a time honored male way.  I began to follow her. I was … Continue reading

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METHODIST CHURCH DISCIPLINE ACTIONS REGARDING LESBIAN UMC MINISTER


The United Methodist Church in Wisconsin has had to deal with one of their ministers who came out and proclaimed her lesbian status and also presided at a same sex union.  The ceremony is in violation, i. e. proscribed, by  … Continue reading

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WHAT’S IN A NAME? EPISCOPAL, ANGLICAN, METHODIST AND BAPTIST


Two photos which contrast the range of architecture found in the table below: To give a measuring stick as to the adherents of the various denominations in the U. S. A., here is a selective, approximate, list as of 2004. … Continue reading

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WHAT’S IN A (CHURCH) NAME?


We can tell a great deal about the ethos, culture, spirituality, and emphasis of a denomination by the names chosen for its congregations and parishes. In a series of posts, we will explore the Catholic, Orthodox,Lutheran, Methodist, and Baptist preferences … Continue reading

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