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Day: May 14, 2012

Rise: The Great Fifty Days 25

This week’s Rise readings come from the spiritual classic, The Cloud of Unknowing. Written by an anonymous fourteenth century author, the book aims to teach cloistered English monks the practice of contemplative prayer. This contemporary English translation by Bernard Bangley (Paraclete Press) makes these writings not only accessible but inspiring.

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So What is Faith Anyway?

You no longer have to go to church to hear about faith. We are constantly surrounded with talk of faith and belief. From Hollywood to popular music; professional sports to political campaigns; the language of faith is everywhere. And in each context, it seems to take an a new meaning. The problem, though, is that a word that can mean anything usually ends up meaning nothing. Pastor Matt O’Reilly reflects on what faith is and what it isn’t.

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May 14: Psalm 54

May 14: Psalm 54 The God who saves 87.87 D                     Beach Spring, p. 170 Restoration/Pleading Savior (both tunes for Come, ye Sinners) Beecher (Love Divine, All Loves Excelling), p. 149 By Your name, O God,

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