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Audio Recording of the John Polkinghorne Lecture

The audio recording of the lecture by Rev. Dr. Sir John Polkinghorne FRS is now available. The first voice is Rev. Elizabeth J. L. Davenport, Dean of the Rockefeller Chapel at the University of Chicago. A second introduction by Lea … Continue reading

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Christmas Kitsch

Ship of Fools‘ selection of kitschy Christmas gifts for 2008.

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Sermon by Laura Eberly, November 18, 2007

I was a little worried writing this sermon, because the first line of the gospel to jump out at me was, ‚ÄúThis will give you an opportunity to testify. So make up your minds not to prepare your defense in … Continue reading

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Campus Ministry Presentation, 2007 Diocesan Convention

This is the text of Margaret Wessel Walker’s presentation at Diocesan Convention, November 10, 2007: No general definition of campus ministries can really do them justice. Even the four here in Chicago, which we represent, are each very individual and … Continue reading

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Hail Thee, Festival Day (Convention Version)

We had many requests for the version of Hail Thee, Festival Day that was written especially for the Bishop election by our campus ministry representatives: REFRAIN Hail thee festival day! Blest day of Chicago’s Convention. Day when our diocese All … Continue reading

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