The Week Ahead:
St. Nicholas, otherwise known as Santa Claus, has been abolished by Roman Catholic officials with one majestic sweep of forty-one saints that “may never have existed,” according to an announcement from Vatican City.
The announcement said that some of the abolished saints had attained their standing more through legend than truth and the decree was to set the record straight.
Included among the scratched-out names was St. Christopher, the patron saint of travelers.
Reflect on that notice this week. Looking ahead.
Monday: TED Talk: How Urban Agriculture is Transforming Detroit
There’s something amazing growing in the city of Detroit: healthy, accessible, delicious, fresh food. In a spirited talk, fearless farmer Devita Davison explains how features of Detroit’s decay actually make it an ideal spot for urban agriculture. Join Davison for a walk through neighborhoods in transformation as she shares stories of opportunity…
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