Evangelical Lutherans get their day in the sun

We are here We Are Here WE ARE HERE! Horton Hears a Who 1970 I caught myself grinning  when I saw this story from the LA Times at Memeorandum: Evangelical Lutheran Church elects first openly gay bishop A North Hollywood theology professor ordained just two years ago after the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America dropped … Continue reading Evangelical Lutherans get their day in the sun

Hey Maybe the Pope can offer something to Lutherans…

...since it looks like the ECLA decision earlier this year has apparently split the church: On Wednesday, an 11-member steering committee of Lutheran CORE (Coalition for Renewal), meeting in New Brighton, Minn., said it cannot remain inside the 4.7-million-member ELCA after the denomination agreed at its August churchwide assembly in Minneapolis to ordain partnered gay … Continue reading Hey Maybe the Pope can offer something to Lutherans…

Deal with it, don’t duck it

Last week for the table top baseball league I'm in I was playing over a friend's house. They are very religious and have cards of many biblical quotes on the side of their walls. They are however both ex-Catholics and tend to tease about Holy Communion being a magic trick. So as you might guess … Continue reading Deal with it, don’t duck it