A Prayer for All Seasons

May 11, 2014, based on Acts 2:42-47 Fr. Benjamin Thomas William Reed Huntington once observed that “When the disciples came to Jesus begging him that he would teach them how to pray, he gave them, not twelve several forms, though doubtless James’s special needs differed from John’s and Simon’s from Jude’s—he gave them, not twelve,…

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Bitter/Sweet Fruit of Religion

May 18, 2014, based on Acts 6-7 Fr. Benjamin Thomas Not long ago, I had a conversation with a friend about the point of Christian faith. Though he is not a practicing Christian, my friend was raised in the church, and we frequently discuss theological topics. Like many twenty-somethings, this guy has trouble believing in…

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