Saturday, 27 March 2010

How on earth ...

... can this trip be justified? [follow link, and then use the "previous posts" calendar to find the post for 15th March 2010, to find my source]
By the time you are reading this I will (BA permitting) be in the air to Los Angeles. .... With me will be 18 school chaplains, Heads of RE and Parish Youth Co-ordinators, all from within Brentwood Diocese, and all travelling to the Los Angeles RE Congress, an event where 35,000 people gather to hear the world’s specialists in Youth Ministry discuss vibrant and insightful ways to help young people engage with faith, and to help those adults working with them to deepen and strengthen their own spirituality. So now that when you hear “he’s in Los Angeles” you know that this is, in fact, serious work ...

3 comments:

JamesP said...

RE Congress closing liturgy...

Mrs.Pogle said...

Oh good grief, what on earth was that video about! God have mercy, it was like a charismatic pentecostal gathering. What is happening to the Church in the USA? I hope this isn't representative, I found it almost too painful to watch :(

Francis said...

I wonder which modern church service most resembles the original penetecostal gathering?