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I recently came upon Cambridge dean Ragsdale's 2007 speech calling abortion a blessing.
Here are the quotes near the end of her speech:
'These are the two things I want you, please, to remember – abortion is a blessing and our work is not done. Let me hear you say it: abortion is a blessing and our work is not done. Abortion is a blessing and our work is not done. Abortion is a blessing and our work is not done.…Continue
Posted on October 6, 2011 at 11:32am
I have to admit, I'm a cat lady. Don't get me wrong, I like dogs a lot, but I learn much about faith through the antics of the cats with whom I've shared my lodgings.
The cat with whom I currently live has long forgotten his given name 'Smidgen' having been designated 'Pussycat' for many years by my mom-in-law. He is considered a short-hair, but I don't know how because he has long luxuriant fur - and the doggone cutest face. A slightly crossed eye gives him a permanently…Continue
Posted on September 26, 2011 at 12:05pm
Ten years ago I had just gotten home from my overnight job as the night auditor at a local hotel. I was winding down before I went to bed. I had the news on and became - as many Americans did that day - caught up in the unfolding horror of the 9/11 attacks. I had worked in high rise office towers in my lifetime and was sure the employees still had time to get down to safety and I was praying they would -- and then the towers fell and hope with them.
In response to the…Continue
Posted on September 9, 2011 at 9:02am
Sorry, I kept thinking of things to add - I'm not eschewing NO process for ordination. Every denomination has its processes, it's just the 'starting over' aspect of the Episcopal process and the time and expense involved for someone who might have already spent tens of thousands of dollars being educated in all aspects of Christian faith, and served as pastors in other churches. I don't think that qualifies as immaturity!
You know that being received into Episcopal membership if…Continue
Posted on August 2, 2011 at 7:03am — 7 Comments