Daily Archives: 13 June 2012

Funeral Lectionary: Psalm 103:8+10, 13-14, 15-16, 17-18

The 103rd Psalm is one of my favorites. There’s a lot packed into less than two dozen verses. Scripture scholars divide it into four parts. I’ve long thought it deserves an extended musical treatment. But I’m not yet the composer … Continue reading

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Shots, Fair or Foul

Charles took me to task for refering to┬áthis widely circulated quote attributed to Cardinal George, the archbishop of Chicago, when the state of Illinois expanded LBGT rights: I expect to die in bed, my successor will die in prison, and … Continue reading

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