Category archives: Cathedral News

  • During my time in India, I have had many opportunities to reflect upon the season of Lent and its meaning for us as Christians. I’d like to share a few of them with you. The first city to which we traveled, after our initial time in Delhi, was to Varanasi. It lies along the banks of the Ganges Ri... [read more]
  • Dean Goodman’s travels in India continue. On February 29, he noted (on Facebook), “Getting ready to head to Delhi this morning. The visit north has been wonderful, but now it's off to points South...I fly to Bangalore, and then on to Chennai, where I'll be staying with my dear friends S. Moses and G... [read more]
  • This comes to you from New Delhi, where we have spent the last three days. “We” are Annie and Rex Jung, Ed and Karen Bramlitt, Eric Parker, and Ken Moorhead from the Cathedral; Jim and Helen Marquez from Albuquerque; David Martin and Liviu Gherman from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. It has been a ver... [read more]
  • Once again, we stand at the threshold of Lent. This season of “forty days and forty nights,” as one Lenten hymn puts it, is one of great opportunity. In Lent, God invites us into a sacred time and a holy space, what the Bible terms “wilderness,” in which we are able to meet God and listen to him in ... [read more]
  • In May of last year, we were blessed by a visit of the Rev. Sathianathan Moses and his wife, the Rev. Grace Moses. As they participated in the life of the Cathedral, being part of our worship, meeting various Cathedral members and sharing meals with them, folks became acquainted with these priests f... [read more]
  • One of the topics foremost in my mind as the recent meeting of the Primates approached, and as the actions are being considered, is reconciliation. This is holy work to which we are called by Christ himself. “In Christ,” St. Paul tells us, “God is reconciling the world to himself.” This passage from... [read more]
  • Invite*Welcome*Connect Mary Parmer, a laywoman from the Diocese of Texas, developed the program for evangelism and newcomer inclusion, “Invite, Welcome, Connect,” at the invitation of her bishop. Since that beginning, she has taken the workshop to many dozens of parishes, clergy conferences, dio... [read more]
  • During the Christmas holiday, I found myself going through drawers as I decided what should go and what should stay. Among the commercial VHS tapes that were destined for the “go” boxes, there were some that had clearly been recorded by our family. These captured various moments in the life of our f... [read more]