Easter and Little Donkey get acquainted during Creationtide
On 2nd September, the second day of Creationtide, Helene Milena preached the following sermon in the Anglican Cathedral on Epiphany Island in Second Life. The readings were Psalm 36:5-9, James 1:17-27 and Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23.
Earlier in the week I watched a television programme called ‘A week without lying’ (BBC Horizon https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0bhngq7). Scientists studied three people from diverse walks of life to find out if it is possible to live without lying. Using the latest technology, the participants were monitored for heart rate, sweating, body movements and language use to indicate if they were lying or not. Once some baseline measurements had been taken during typical days, the second part of the experiment challenged the participants to live for a week without lying. Continue reading →
Deep peace of the running wave to you,
deep peace of the flowing air to you,
deep peace of the quiet earth to you,
deep peace of the shining stars to you,
deep peace of the Son of Peace to you.
Gaelic blessing, from Words and Songs of Reconciliation and Praise, Graz, 1997)
Jude has been busy lately putting together this lovely video – not only does it discuss the current changes to Epiphany, but Jude includes a fly-past of Epiphany as it stands now. I’d like to thank Jude for his wonderful effort, because not only does it reassure our community and keep them informed, it also is a valuable addition to our archive. We should be excited as we move ahead, but we must not forget the work that so many talented people have put into the sim over the years.
Please check out Jude’s video: