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An Introvert Reverend & My Friend Rebecca

What makes the pastoral team at Park Avenue, where I’ve served for the last 2 years so diverse, isn’t just that the pastors have different racial, socio-economic, sexual and gender identities, it is that we are a mixture of introverts, extroverts and somewhere in between. 166 more words

Ordination Homily by Bishop Richard Mickley

Welcome Bishop Regen as CDOS Bishop (Homily by Bishop Richard Mickley, August 20, 2017) .

Today I am pleased and thankful to God And to Bishop Regen Luna for Bishop Regens service as Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of One Spirit Philippines — which I served from March 1, 2004, until the consecration of Bishop Regen. 920 more words

Bishop Ordination


On Saturday, July 22nd, Matthew and I were ordained priests. It was a pretty special day with many of our friends and and family, as well as some of our professors from Huron in attendance. 189 more words


Sermon during Matins

Here is the sermon by Professor John T. Pless (CTS Ft.Wayne, IN) preached during Matins this morning in the chapel of St.Timothy at the Lutheran Theological Seminary in Tshwane: LTS Chapel Thursday in Trinity 9

Introducing the Reverend Amy Violette

It is a special occasion to be a part of the ordination of a friend. I try to offer gifts for them to remember this exciting time, so I take pictures… 112 more words

The Difference Between Rage and Hatred

In the midst of the rage and anxiety, despair and turmoil, let’s keep our eyes open to Beauty.

I am really struggling this morning, not sure how I can go about the process of reflecting on gratitude after the events of yesterday in Charlottesville, and how that drives home the awareness that we are indeed watching forces of fascism rise in the United States today. 1,326 more words


Reflecting on ordination and more

I begin this day, August 11, 2017, reflecting on an event of supreme significance occurring forty-three years ago, when I was ordained to the Christian ministry. 1,085 more words

Application Of Biblical Principles