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Special Report: Philanthropy & Inflation in USA congregations new Study by Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy

Special Report: Philanthropy & Inflation in USA congregations new Study by Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy

Report by Peter Menkin The Presbyterian Church Outlook publication arm, edited by John Haberer, is producing a series of Webinars and one played on the internet October, 2013 on philanthropy was…

Interview with Pennsylvania poet, as she talks on ‘both … my poetry and … my spiritual life’…

Interview with Pennsylvania poet, as she talks on ‘both … my poetry and … my spiritual life’…

Marjorie Maddox, the pen name for Marjorie Maddox Hafer, a poet from Pennsylvania, is a woman of faith. In this lengthy introduction she spends time in corresponding by email with…

Interview: The real scoop from Reverend Doctor in Indiana about Mental Illness

Interview: The real scoop from Reverend Doctor in Indiana about Mental Illness

In a conversation spanning half hour segments numbering seven on the same number of separate days this Religion Writer talked with the Reverend Doctor Lawrence Michael…

Interview: Priest-in-Charge at ‘Jazz Church’ in New Haven, CT offers a sketch of his Parish (Episcopal)

Interview: Priest-in-Charge at ‘Jazz Church’ in New Haven, CT offers a sketch of his Parish (Episcopal)

Alex Dyer is Priest in Charge at the “Jazz Church” in New Haven, The Episcopal Church of St. James and St. Paul where Father Dyer in a background conversation says,…

Review & Introduction: Orthodox Archpriest Daniel Rentel’s essay, ‘Because Belief Leads to Life’

Review & Introduction: Orthodox Archpriest Daniel Rentel’s essay, ‘Because Belief Leads to Life’

Regarding his piece for Wonder, a youth publication of the Orthodox Church in America, Archpriest Daniel Rentel says, “I would say that it was as close to a confession as…

Have A Heart

Have a Heart Every morning Radio Four presents news and current affairs in The Toady Programme and between 7.30 and 8.00 there are two regular three-minutes “slots.” One is called…

Dead Bored Spies

Dead Bored Spies An unprecedented number of American spies have dropped dead. I read the full report, thinking the cause of this misfortune might be the subtle poisons administered to…

Temple Prostitutes

Temple Prostitutes How am I supposed to write entertaining satirical articles when reality is too daft to laugh at? The Reverend Ian Gregory beats me every time. But Mr Gregory…

Girl Guides Drop God

The Girl Guides have dropped God. The Guide Promise about duty to God was amended in 1994 in case “duty” might be construed as too onerous and carry unfortunate connotations…

Why would anyone want to run 13 miles?

Why would anyone want to run 13 miles?

Amaris Cole In 16 weeks I will be running a half marathon. That is just over 13 miles. And that is going to hurt. Why am I putting myself through…