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156. Pope Alexander II 1061-1073

Pope Alexander II continued to push the powerful reforms to the Church started by his predecessors. The first Pope elected under the new rules made by Pope Nicholas(only Cardinals elect the Pope),Alexander didn’t waste any time going to work on cleaning up his Church. 210 more words

Don't hide your 'alleluias'

The English poet Christina Rossetti (1830-1894) wrote prolifically, and focused frequently on her vibrant faith.  An Oxford Movement Anglican, she often structured her poetry around the Christian year. 265 more words

Encouragement From The Word

Passover Glory

sermon on John 6:1-21

This Sunday before Ash Wednesday is celebrated in Lutheran churches as Transfiguration Sunday.

Transfiguration is a story that happens in the other three Gospels–Matthew, Mark, and Luke—but not in John. 1,700 more words

Luna on the Hill

I wrote this poem on 8 October 2014, after seeing part of a lunar eclipse one early morning on my way to work. This morning, again, as we crested Pisgah ridge, the ball of the moon was rolling off over the far hills, a smudge of Earth-shadow beginning to veil her face. 185 more words


Area Conference and Family Time

Today was a fantastic Southeastern Area Conference broadcast from Salt Lake City, Utah. What made it especially great for me was 1) even though we were not in our Montgomery Alabama Stake Center and were here in the Cocoa Florida Stake Center, we got to see the very same broadcast live!, … 238 more words