John Gillespie

John Gillespie


John Gillespie, Ph.D. is a Professor of History, English, and Humanities at San Jacinto College in Houston. He is a contributing author to American Religious History: Belief and Society through Time, An Unexpected Journal, and Conceptions Review.

Let All Mobile Phones Keep Silence

Posted on January 7, 2023

The Prayer Book has seen many revisions: in America alone, there is the 1789, 1892, 1928, 1979, and now 2019. The next step, some have suggested, should be to phase out printed copies of the Prayer Book altogether and replace them with an all-digital format that worshippers can access on their smartphones. I suggest we…