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May
22

Returning the ticket

Returning the ticket Because of the suffering of children, Dostoyevsky's Ivan was willing to "return his ticket" to God. "Pregnant at Harvard?" reminded me of his rebellion.
Mar
31

Grace, growth, and God’s dream: three types of sermons

Grace, growth, and God’s dream: three types of sermons There are only three types of sermons.
Jan
16

Christ in the Old Testament: the story of a seminar

Christ in the Old Testament: the story of a seminar What ties the project of theological exegesis together? Can we read the Old Testament allegorically and christologically? If so, what are the controls?
Nov
19

The contradictions of Paul Moore

The contradictions of Paul Moore Paul Moore was bishop of New York for almost twenty years, the capstone on an illustrious life in the ministry. But his sexual life more or less left behind a long wake of emotional destruction, the brunt of which was borne by his two wives.
Sep
22

Get off A.O. Scott’s lawn

Get off A.O. Scott’s lawn The fact that A.O. Scott writing in the New York Times cannot possibly decry the decline of adulthood (particularly, manhood) without being dismissed as a patriarch shows that we’ve lost the ability to conceive of manliness or grown-up adulthood without immediately hearing authoritarian patriarchy.
Nov
3

Trunk or Treat at St. Mary’s

We didn’t see our rector anywhere, but there was a wizard standing out on the street corner, waving his wand and generally carrying on, who looked curiously like him.
Feb
28

Jo Bailey Wells to Lambeth

Very happy news, and can't think of a better person for the job.
Feb
1

+Welby and being a people of peace

Yes, there are important disagreements and issues at stake. Yes, there’s enough blame to go around. But let’s not compare each other to terrorists and schoolchildren-murderers. Let’s at least start there.
Jan
8

‘Bearing with One Another in Love’

Toward Reconciliation in South Carolina
Jul
20

Law and ecclesiastical polity

A theological approach
Sep
10

Jordan Hylden

Jordan Hylden is a doctoral candidate in theology and ethics at Duke Divinity School and a candidate for holy orders in the diocese of North Dakota.
Jan
20

Rowan’s Rule

The Biography of the Archbishop of Canterbury: A Review

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