Origami cranes needed for labyrinth walk

St. Brendan’s Labyrinth Guild at Church of the Redeemer is looking for people talented in folding to make 1,000 cranes for the September 2017 walk. Our September theme revolves around the International Day for Peace. There is a tradition that folding a thousand cranes grants one’s wish. From that, folding cranes has become a peace initiative. Read More …

The Rector’s Study: Rhythm and Repetition

Someone pointed out to me recently that we repeat the prayers often. It’s true. We say the same words in the Episcopal Church over and over again. What if I don’t feel like the prayers that I’m supposed to say? Saying them over and over again takes these words, the ideas they represent, with rhythm and repetition, and grafts them into our bones, at the very root of who we are. Read More …