Holy Innocents' Episcopal Church


Clergy Corner

For the Love of Children and Young People

Jun 23, 2017

"Let the [young people] come to me," Jesus told his disciples, "and do not hinder them; for it is to such as these that the kingdom of God belongs." (Luke 18:16)I have thought of that verse often as we have set out to re-shape and re-staff the ...

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Making Our Mark

Jun 15, 2017

On the island of Hispanola near the Haitian border, a team of professors and physicians waited in a grass hut by an airstrip for their plane to be prepared for a flight to Miami. As the passengers were boarding, a poor peasant woman approached one ...

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A Surprising Spirit

Jun 08, 2017

Anticipation of summer brings memories of summers past. Two years ago on the Sunday of Pentecost, a seven-year old had her mother ask me when we would sing, "Wind, Wind" again. She remembered the constant repetition of a few songs at the children's ...

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Living an Inspired Life

Jun 01, 2017

Several years ago a "charismatic" neighbor introduced herself as having been baptized by the Holy Spirit. "That makes two of us," I said. She was excited until she learned I am an Episcopal priest (which immediately cast doubts in her mind about ...

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