Archives for Feb 9, 2011 @ 17:36

One of the most pleasant scenes in the world…

Evening sun on an Italian piazza’s cafe. [Read more…]


From (CNN) — Bless me father for I have sinned. It has been 300 tweets since my last confession. Whether you’ve been “borrowing” free Wi-Fi or coveting your neighbor’s avatar — or, heaven forbid, something worse — a new mobile app is designed to help you atone for it. Lame tech jokes aside, the [Read More…]

Are Denominations Broken?

The question, Are denominations broken?, is a big one today and this recent letter by a group of Presbyterian pastors reveals the depth of the problem. The question is chased by a second one: Are denominations capable of change? What is the future of the major denominations in the USA? (the letter is printed exactly [Read More…]

German Theologians Appeal to Catholic Church

From AP News service. The appeal ties all sexuality issues into one big bundle: celibacy, female ordination and gay couples. Has anyone been following this story? What are the prospects? JUERGEN BAETZ Published: Feb 4, 2011BERLIN (AP) – University theologians in Germany have called on the Catholic Church to abandon the vow of celibacy for [Read More…]