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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 7:54am

An open letter challenges the Church of England’s ‘quadruple lock.’

Friday, June 24, 2016 - 11:23am

“This morning our usually placid street echoed to a loud shouting match between neighbors venting different views.”

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Tuesday, September 8, 2015 - 2:06pm
The 63-year reign of Elizabeth II has probably been the greatest period of change in Britain’s history.
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Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 2:36pm
Fr. Bob Libby: “I’ve had a cross burned on my lawn, but I am a racist.”
Friday, May 1, 2015 - 10:17am
Unlike Presiding Bishops, “Jesus did take people from one view of the future to another.”
Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 4:21pm
“There are forms of change that constitute evolution and there are forms that result from revolution.”
Monday, January 26, 2015 - 12:09pm
The Anglican Church of Kenya debates when women might join the episcopate.
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Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - 2:07pm
The stakes of this crisis could not be more serious or portentous.
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 - 1:12pm
“Our guidelines are woefully inadequate and naïve” on substance abuse and addiction.
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Friday, October 10, 2014 - 3:29pm
“The actions of GTS’s trustees could be mistaken for an isolated case of willful misunderstanding, but they are not.”