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Pastor Marilyn Murphree tells the story of a bishop who was invited to Sunday dinner. “During the meal,” she said, ‘he was astonished to hear the younger daughter state that a person must be very brave to go to church these days. “Why do you say that?” asked the bishop.”

“Because,” she answered, “I heard Dad tell Mom last Sunday that there was a big shot in the pulpit, the canon was in the vestry, the choir murdered the anthem, and the organist drowned everybody!”

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