Californian candidates confirmed ecologically
Posted: 23 May 2014 @ 00:19
A NEW "eco-confirmation" rite was used among the redwood trees
of the Californian hills, when seven people were confirmed in an
outdoor service at St Dorothy's Rest, a camp and retreat centre in
The confirmations were carried out by the Bishop of California,
the Rt Revd Marc Andrus, and the service closely followed the
liturgy in the Book of Common Prayer (US).
The service also included, however, a "cosmic walk": each person
to be confirmed walked along a spiral ...
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