The Bishop's Letters
Articles from May 2013
For many years, the pro-life movement has emphasized the link between abortion and infanticide. The ethic that defends the killing of babies in the womb so easily leads to justifying the killing of them a few minutes later and a few inches away, just outside the womb. But in recent months the support of infanticide in the pro-abortion movement has grown and become increasingly clear.
In our Diocese, we have begun a prayer movement to undergird our work of church planting and evangelism. We’re calling it “L10:2,” based on Luke 10:2, where Jesus says, “The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few. Therefore pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest.” Jesus’ first and primary strategy for mission was prayer. He told his disciples to pray even before He told them to go.