St Francis, Ecologist

https://youtu.be/jwH-fG3BhEM Holy Communion UCity · The Rev. Mike Angell: St Francis, Ecologist Saint Francis of Assisi might well have been in the mind of Flannery O'Conner when she wrote, "“You shall know the truth, and the truth will make you odd.” Saint Francis was a bit of an odd duck. Francis didn't start out that … Continue reading St Francis, Ecologist

God’s Story Breaks Through

https://youtu.be/gxU4oprt1U8 Today is the feast of the Reign of Christ, also known as the feast of Christ the King. This is a relatively new feast for the church. Pope Pius XI instituted the feast in 1925. The feast was created to combat the rising nationalism and secularism in Europe. On the surface Pius' feast failed. … Continue reading God’s Story Breaks Through

Prophetic Words Tell Difficult Truths

https://youtu.be/G7EXAtWMHxc God of the Exiles, when we find ourselves in strange times, in strange lands, remember us. Help us to sing your songs. Amen There’s an old spiritual that comes from an old psalm. The words and music set the stage for today’s reading from Jeremiah well. I’m sure you know it: “By the waters … Continue reading Prophetic Words Tell Difficult Truths