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Five Reasons I Shouldn't Get Ordained

This coming weekend (God-willing), I will be ordained as a priest in the Episcopal Church. The service that will take place on Saturday is the culmination of years of discernment, academic study, and prayer. 1,499 more words

Short Reads

How could I forget?

When I was rummaging about the cupboard where all the photo albums are kept, I found a scrap-book I’d forgotten about. It begins with my first ‘Class Ticket’ and a letter from the minister inviting me to a meeting in the Vestry at 10.45 prompt on the morning of 31st July, 1949. 887 more words


Leviticus 8-10: The Grand Opening

Part two of Leviticus is about the Grand Opening of the Tent of Meeting!

Chapter eight

This chapter details the ordination of Aaron and his sons. 816 more words

Bible Commentary

Don't Discourage Gifted Brethren

At the first General Assembly of the London Particular Baptists, held in 1689, the following question was proposed by a church and answered by the assembly. 193 more words

1677 London Baptist Confession

20 November, 1904: Death of Stephanos Kathanar

20 November, 1904: Death of Stephanos Kathanar – Author of “Shayana Namaskaram”.

Stephanos Kathanar (born on 14 June 1852) was a member of Kallarakkal Peedikayil family of Thazhahkkara, Mavelikkara. 85 more words

Nalloor Library

A Buddhist Sunday - Buddhist Nun Ordination in Sri Lanka

On a recent trip to Sri Lanka we had the good fortune to witness a group of Thai nuns receiving their full ordination as bhikkhunis. 293 more words


Ordinations in Bulgaria

I have had the pleasure of being in Sofia, Bulgaria this week at the European Free Methodist conference. With America, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Congo, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Portugal, South Africa, Spain, UK, Ukraine and Zimbabwe represented we had a truly international group! 108 more words