The ASC has issued a news release on the ASC - LCC settlement. A copy of this release follows. ANO LUTHERAN CHURCH SETTLES WITH ASC FOR MISLEADING INVESTORS Sep 12, 2019 CALGARY – September 12, 2019 – The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has concluded a Settlement Agreement and Undertaking with the Lutheran Church-Canada, the Alberta-British Columbia... Continue Reading →
This just in - the ASC has settled its case with the Lutheran Church respondents. Since the case has been settled, the ASC has issued a notice of withdrawal wherein the ASC is withdrawing their allegations against the respondents. Excerpts of the settlement follow. I'll write more about this later. ANO Introduction 1. Staff of the Alberta... Continue Reading →
https://twitter.com/DianeLangberg/status/1163955762894450688 To put it another way - this is another illustration of the principle of the two kingdoms. When it comes to ministering to a traumatized soul, there's a time and place for clergy with Word and Sacrament, and a time and place for a trained mental health professional. Together the two working together can... Continue Reading →
This afternoon the LCC CEF entry on the ASC "status of current proceedings" page was updated with the status "adjourned sine die". According to Wikipedia that means Adjournment sine die (from the Latin "without day") means "without assigning a day for a further meeting or hearing". To adjourn an assembly sine die is to adjourn it for an indefinite period. A legislative body adjourns... Continue Reading →
Looks like one my other posts escaped the sheep-pen - this is what was supposed to be published today...
An old familiar parable we've all heard as children is the parable of the Good Samaritan. This parable was told to a lawyer who was trying to justify himself to Christ with regards to what it meant to love your neighbor. One salient point that's generally neglected in the telling of this parable that the... Continue Reading →