Author: chaplain

Ken and Judy take their vows aboard Sancerre

June 26, 2014

This was likely the most photographed non-Royal wedding of the 21st century. More pictures and commentary to follow.

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June is almost over

Almost not-too-late to have your wedding aboard Sancerre or Wiley.

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Gay couple wed aboard Wiley

July 5, 2013

July 4, 2013 was a great day for us as this was the day that two of our same-sex friends wed aboard Wiley. The Church of Dan and Sail Channel Islands in a ceremony officiated by Capt./Chaplain Dan hosted the first Gay Wedding at sea in Ventura county. OK, near Ventura county. OK, in waters […]

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Gay marriage comes back to California!

June 26, 2013

It may be a few weeks, but it looks like California will allow — make that support — gay marriage. We haven’t seen the statement ourselves, but the LA Times reported that Governor Brown wrote that “I have directed the California Department of Public Health to advise the state’s counties that they must begin issuing […]

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FOX slapped for attacks on working women

June 4, 2013

But parries blow, refusing to run ad critical of their lead commentators FOX pundits assert that women need to stay home. Being the breadwinners in many families is undermining national values, they say. Ultraviolet — an online community devoted to women’s equality issues — used FOX footage to create the ad above calling for the […]

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Fabulous wedding aboard Sancerre in Channel Islands Harbor

April 25, 2013

The gods were with us After a week of near-gale-force winds, fog and cold, the sun came out and the seas calmed for Becky and Tracy. Fearing that remaining swells might be uncomfortable for a sensitive bride’s maid, we anchored behind the breakwater in Channel Islands harbor and Captain/Chaplain Dan married the beaming couple. Rick […]

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We support the nuns!

April 16, 2013

What changes can the world expect? If you’re an American nun, none, apparently. Time to pray, Sisters. But here at the, we’re not really into it, praying and all. We’re a bit more empirical in our approach and we can see from our vantage point far outside the walls of St. Peter’s that the […]

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What does the CHURCHOFDAN.COM believe?

April 12, 2013

Should I join the CHURCHOFDAN.COM? Of course, glad to have you aboard … if you want to come aboard. But you don’t have to. By no means should you feel that you need to, but if you want to be a card-carrying member of the COD, well fine. We’ll make you a card. What do […]

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Christian Florist says no to Gay Wedding bouquet

Xnay says florist Goodness. A florist who won’t bunch up a bunch of flowers for Robert and Curtis on their legal wedding day? Hardly a surprise. Glad to see the state is taking on this discriminatory case. But let’s not let legalities get in the way of a brilliant wedding. Robert (does anyone call you […]

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