FAITH OVERCOMES ADVERSITY – ALEXANDER CRUMMELL

Many will praise his understanding;it will never be blotted out.His memory will not disappear,and his name will live through all generations.Nations will speak of his wisdom,and the congregation will proclaim his praise.[Sirach 39:9-10] This Sunday, September 12, many Episcopal parishes will celebrate the life and legacy of Alexander Crummell, the first African-American priest to beContinue reading “FAITH OVERCOMES ADVERSITY – ALEXANDER CRUMMELL”

DIVINE THINGS – HUMAN THINGS

[Jesus] rebuked Peter and said, “Get behind me, Satan! For you are setting your mind not on divine things but on human things.”[Mark 8:33] This week being the 20th anniversary of the destruction of the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center, there will be endless articles written and documentaries aired about the event thatContinue reading “DIVINE THINGS – HUMAN THINGS”

PREPARING FOR MYLE

“The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field, which someone found and hid; then in his joy he goes and sells all that he has and buys that field.“Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant in search of fine pearls; on finding one pearl of great value, he went and soldContinue reading “PREPARING FOR MYLE”