Bishop John Shelby Spong
June 16, 1931 – September 12, 2021

Bishop Spong provided a much needed place for those of us who did not connect with traditional theology.
We love you Bishop Spong. You will be missed!

Who’s delivering prayers at the DNC

Tuesday’s invocation (opening prayer): Metropolitan Nicholas, bishop of the Greek Orthodox Diocese of Detroit

Tuesday’s benediction (closing prayer): Jena Lee Nardella, executive director of Blood: Water Mission

Wednesday’s invocation: Vashti Murphy McKenzie, presiding bishop in the African Methodist Episcopal Church

Wednesday’s benediction: David Wolpe, rabbi of Sinai Temple in Los Angeles

Thursday invocation: The Rev. Gabriel Salguero, president of the National Latino Evangelical Coalition

Thursday benediction: Timothy Dolan, Roman Catholic Archbishop of New York

The full scoop on this year’s DNC is posted on CNN.

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