Have you ever wondered why Catholics have priests, but many other Christians have ‘pastors’ or ‘ministers’ and shun the idea of priests because they equate them with the dreaded Pharisees and the teachers of the Law? 1,699 more words
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While many think of actions such as the imposition of ashes, signing with the cross, footwashing, and the use of incense as something that only Roman Catholics or high church Episcopalians do, there has been a move among Protestant churches, including United Methodists to recover these more multisensory ways of worship. 199 more words
BUENA VISTA (WSLS 10) – State police have charged a 29-year-old with the use of a communication system to solicit a minor.
Investigators with the Virginia State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation executed multiple search warrants on June 27, 2016 at a residence in Buena Vista and seized multiple electronic devices. 13 more words
Holy Thursday & Justice – A reflection
There was tension in the air… the Passover was upon them and Jesus’ mood had shifted. As they gathered in the upper room, the atmosphere was a mix of expectation and unease, and as the first act of the Passover custom, all who met would have their feet washed. 330 more words