another study on the positive link between faith and longevity. Indeed we are, sometimes despite our best efforts to deny it, spiritual down to our bones.
There’s a very worthy ministry in Ghana I would like you to consider. St. Peter’s is an Orthodox secondary School in Larteh (Lar-tay) Ghana with the ambitious goal of providing an elite level education in an Orthodox context for all, even people who may not be normally able to pay the usual school fees. There will be more information here to come but for now there’s an unofficial “Friends of…” Facebook Page to start to get the word out. You can find it here…
on the sexual scandals related to Roman Catholic priests compared to those of school teachers. Even one is a grave sin and the cover ups make it worse but this perspective can give a larger picture, especially in regard to how the media has been covering both issues. Read more here.
from a website, Byzantine Texas, that you should visit. This is, as the site says, the way to produce a video introducing your church.
to help the discerning person understand all the “History Channel” type documentaries about Jesus on TV this time of year. Worth the read.
from Get Religion on a Chicago journalist dealing with media constructs of those who stand for traditional marriage and the future of those who may end up in the minority on this issue. Worth reading.
on the web, apps available at The Anchor.