All posts by Eileen O'Brien

From Lament to Praise: New Music for the Broken-hearted

There is much to lament in our world, and, if we can learn to lament and then rejoice together, we have an invaluable resource to share. We are learning to lament together, not to dismiss the pains of others, but to hear them and regard them as inseparable from our own. There is no way truly forward except the way we go together.

The Herald Podcast with Professor Bob Prichard

Listen in as The Rev. Shannon Preston chases down Professor Bob Prichard for an interview on the run to talk about the history of revivals in the Anglican experience.  Excuse the background noise.  The interview is worth it.

The Herald Podcast with Scott Madison

Listen in as The Rev. Shannon Preston talks with Scott Madison, Vice Chair of the Diocesan Host Committee.  Scott has good advice for you, Diocese of Maryland.  And btw, Diocese of West Virginia, Scott wants one of your deputation pins.  

Conciliarity Works

The relief was visible on their faces the moment The Very Rev. Sam Candler told the bishops that the Deputies had passed the new A068 without amendment.  Smiling, Bishop Lee of Chicago remarked, “It turns out conciliarity works.”

The Herald Exclusive Interview with GC Pigeon

The Rev. Shannon Preston talks about things spiritual and profane with the GC Pigeon.

Your Daily Briefing, Friday, July 13

8 am start in the HOD and HOB. By 6:30 pm, we will be done or we will be finished.

The Herald Podcast with Canon Kai Ryan

Maria Bautista Vargas speaks with The Rev. Canon Kai Ryan, Canon to the Ordinary of the Diocese of Texas, about Convention, conversation, and the work of young adults in the Episcopal Church.