'With what can we compare the Kingdom of God, or what parable will we use for it? It is like a mustard seed, which, when sown upon the ground, is the smallest of all the seeds on earth- yet when it is sown it grows up and becomes the greatest of all shrubs, and puts forth large branches, so that the birds of the air can make nests in the shade.'
Mark 4:30-32

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Posted by: Ed Watson on 1/14/2016 | 0 Comments
Hi, my name is Maria and I am a cleric. In my little corner of ordained Episcopal ministry up on the rocky shores of Maine, I am quietly odd. At first glance, the only way you would know it is that I’ve decided not to wear a clerical collar (nor do I wear a watch). I have my reasons. I also don’t wear a black uniform to work every day, though I do wear the alb and stole on Sundays with no cincture around my waist. It helps that I am rector of a lively little Episcopal church in a village parish where the Congregationalists have a big head start on anti-clerical types of thing.
 


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