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Office for evangelising cyberspace does not have internet access

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Marcel LeJeune

posted October 14, 2010 at 3:22 pm

Wow! That tells you why these things need to be given over to those who are tech-savvy, marketing-savvy, and not only those who know what evangelization is.

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posted October 14, 2010 at 4:53 pm

Straight out of a Far Side cartoon! It’s like the phone message I get when I call to report my Internet outage. It informs me that I can report the outage online!

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D. Scott Miller

posted October 14, 2010 at 7:45 pm

There are some days where we as church just seem to come off as “the gang that could not shoot straight.” Between this and the limited translations of the document that put the office in place…
Always good to remember that we are a human enterprise engaged on a spiritual mission… kinda keepsm us humble, does it not??

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