Ecclesiastical and political pragmatism, with a beat
Wednesday, May 6, 2009
Frontiers In Newcomer Ministry
Overheard at the clergy conference watering hole: My colleague the Rev. Cn. Diane Jardine Bruce, rector of St. Clement's-by-the-Sea Episcopal Church in San Clemente, says there's a parish legend to the effect that someone at the Western White House called St. Clement's one day to say that the 37th President wanted to come worship that Sunday. Diane says the parish secretary replied, "Why? He's not Episcopalian!"