Michael Gerson’s sermon sharing his struggle with depression

  PBS News Hour Health By  Molly Finnegan   Feb 19, 2019    Read his sermon   Michael Gerson, Washington Post columnist and regular voice on the PBS NewsHour, revealed this week that he battles depression. On Sunday, before worshippers at Washington’s National Cathedral, Gerson delivered a guest sermon in which he explained why he … Continue reading “Michael Gerson’s sermon sharing his struggle with depression”

‘In the beginning, God created the heaven and the earth, and the earth was without form and void’

National Cathedral program considers spiritual dimension of exploration and Apollo 8’s unifying mission By Mary Frances Schjonberg [Episcopal News Service – Washington, D.C.] In the heyday of America’s space program, the Apollo 8 mission that went aloft 50 years ago this month was a first in all of human exploration, not just that of space. … Continue reading “‘In the beginning, God created the heaven and the earth, and the earth was without form and void’”

Washington National Cathedral prepares to help family, nation honour McCain

By Mary Frances Schjonberg, Episcopal News Service August 29, 2018 Sen. John McCain, who died August 25 of brain cancer, served in the U.S. Senate from 1987 until his death. He was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from 1983 until he entered the Senate. Photo: Office of Sen. John McCain   Washington … Continue reading “Washington National Cathedral prepares to help family, nation honour McCain”