June 2006 was good for blogging: I found fun -- some quirky -- resources for church life.
Friday, June 2nd, 2006
Walt Whitman, when in Washington, D.C., worshipped in the Universalist parish.
Sunday, June 4th, 2006
James (Pereginato) pointed out that the Masonic Hall, where the Washington Universalist parish met when Walt Whitman was a visitor (c. 1870), was not demolished as I had feared.
Friday, June 9th, 2006
I realized that if you take the translated-from-English hymns in this collection, plus the Consultation on Ecumenical Hymnodyâ€™s 150 and you get a really good working set for a moderate to liberal Protestant church.
[W]e have to visualize the cappa nigra which I would offer for your ecclesiastic sartorial consideration.
The idea came to me when I was reading a decades-old report on the height of kitchen fixtures.
Tuesday, June 20th, 2006
I wanted to share an old semi-secret about how that hymnal was put together.