Bishop Michael Rinehart

Advent A Lectionary blog posts

Advent 1A - November 27, 2022 Advent 2A - December 4, 2023 Advent 3A - December 11, 2023 Advent 4A - December 18, 2023

St. Mark in Metairie, Louisiana

This morning, Christ the King, Sunday, November 20, 2022, I had the privilege of preaching and presiding at St. Mark Lutheran Church in Metairie, in Bucktown. Pastor LaGrange has served this congregation for many years. Todd is a second career... Continue Reading →

The Consecration of Bishop Shannon Duckworth

I am delighted that the Rev. Canon Shannon Duckworth was elected bishop at the May convention of the Episcopal Diocese of Louisiana. Bishop-elect Shannon Duckworth This weekend, November 18-20, 2022, she was consecrated as bishop at Christ Church Cathedral on... Continue Reading →

The Ordination of Stephanie Gossett

Many thanks to Peace Lutheran, and to Philip Gates and Evangeline Dai for photographs.

St. Paul Phillipsburg and St. James New Wehdem

I was privileged to preach at St. Paul (Phillipsburg, 1890) and St. James (New Wehdem, 1869) in Brenham, on Sunday, November 13, 2022, just after Pastor Evan Cameron returned from the holy land with a group of over two dozen... Continue Reading →

Kinsmen/Sagrada Familia Houston

This was a big Sunday at Kinsmen for so many reasons. Reformation Day, Confirmation Day for ten confirmands, some first communions, the rededication of their building following the completion of the renovation that resulted from the massive destruction caused by... Continue Reading →

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