Recently at a gathering, some fellow brother deacons observed that we need some more Black bishops. I have been grappling with this concept for quite some time, and I made my thoughts and feelings publicly known to those within the Episcopal ranks of the Church in the United States.
The Church has begun a new year! We walk into this new liturgical year with hope and spirited hearts after having reflected and acted upon the Jubilee Year of Mercy. While the doors of mercy for pilgrimage and indulgences have closed, God’s mercy endures forever.
More than 50 families with children from St. Raphael Catholic Church gathered with the social justice and youth programs of St. Michael Catholic Church in Houston for the fifth annual Christmas Party Dec. 11.
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