Marilyn McEntyre writes about why she goes to church: There are lots of stories of why people don’t go to church but she offers some reasons to take another look. Excerpts A healthy church will give you access to a treasury of words and music.
The Australian Broadcasting Corporation reports that the Rt Revd Kay Goldsworthy has been elected the first female Anglican Archbishop in Australia. The Archbishop-elect became the first female Anglican bishop in Australia in 2008, when she was appointed assistant bishop of Perth.
The ritual for the removal of the two stained-glass windows at the Washington National Cathedral honoring Confederate generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson was performed during a Wednesday evening service with a solemnity reserved for the final closing of a church.