May 18, 2010 · Why didn't he bid the Ephesian elders farewell in Ephesus but in Miletus? Luke rejoined Paul in Macedonia and had the following explanation. For Paul had decided to sail past Ephesus, so that he might not have to spend time in Asia; for he was hastening to be at Jerusalem, if possible, on the day of Pentecost ( Acts 20:16 ).
Dec 05, 2018 · [Episcopal News Service] With a combination of military precision, Episcopal Church liturgy and fond, sometimes humorous, remembrances from his family and friends, the United States on Dec. 5 formally bid farewell to former President George H.W. Bush.