BISHOP MARIANN’S WRITINGS

Questions of Faith: What We Can and Cannot Know

Questions of Faith: What We Can and Cannot Know

For the last several weeks, I’ve been living with questions of faith that people across the Diocese of Washington have sent to me. All have been deep and thought provoking, a testimony to those who have sent them.

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Preguntas sobre la fe: ¿Crees en Dios?

Preguntas sobre la fe: ¿Crees en Dios?

Gracias de corazón a los que me han escrito con sus Preguntas de Fe. Su honestidad y vulnerabilidad me han conmovido profundamente. Como dijo una persona en la iglesia que visité el domingo pasado, estas son las preguntas que se esconden bajo la superficie de nuestras vidas y que no sabemos reconocer y, como personas de fe, a menudo nos avergüenza hacer.

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Questions of Faith – Sunday Visitation Sermon, St. James’, Indian Head

Questions of Faith – Sunday Visitation Sermon, St. James’, Indian Head

I recently spent a few hours on a Sunday afternoon with 8 young adults–men and women in their late 20s and early 30s–from a congregation in Washington, DC. They wanted to talk with me about spiritual practices, and in particular, what our presiding bishop, Michael Curry, has commended to all of us in the Episcopal Church: The Way of Love: 7 Practices for a Jesus-Centered Life.

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In Praise of Your Local Church

In Praise of Your Local Church

As with the air we breathe and the ground beneath our feet, we sometimes take for granted the faith communities that we count on to be there for us when we need them.

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En alabanza a tu iglesia local

En alabanza a tu iglesia local

Al igual que con el aire que respiramos y el suelo bajo nuestros pies, a veces damos por sentado que las comunidades de fe con las que contamos están ahí para nosotros cuando las necesitamos.

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Be Humble

Be Humble

I’m honored to offer this sermon, the third in a preaching series here at St. Barnabas, across the diocese, and in churches around the country, based on the classical biblical text from the prophet Micah:

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