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May
14

The message of the mission

By Thomas Ferguson. Budgets are often understood as extensions of ideological understandings of the nature and role of an institution. In the church, they evidence the ways in which we shape, incarnate, and give emphasis to how we are called to carry out God’s mission entrusted to us.
May
8

General Convention’s roles

By Timothy E. Kimbrough. The Episcopal Church as custodian, steward, mission source, and town hall.
May
4

Orderly Counsel introduction

Essays in Advance of General Convention 2012
May
2

Two responses in Ft. Worth

Ft. Worth leaders are “exploring an appropriate response to such a shameful action by these members of the House of Bishops.”
Apr
23

Bishops as amici curiae

Seven bishops and the Dallas-based Anglican Communion Institute filed a brief with the Texas Supreme Court Monday regarding The Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth v The Episcopal Church.
Apr
20

So great a cloud of memories

The ecclesiology of Holy Women, Holy Men shrinks the effective Church to the merely visible.
Apr
19

Creating a safe place

Bishop Edward Little II: “We asked ourselves, How can we create a safe place for theological minorities? That question cuts in both directions.”
Apr
16

The hope and joy of peace

Life ahead in the Episcopal Church
Apr
10

Resolution affirms Covenant

Three member bishops of Communion Partners have submitted a General Convention resolution that affirms the proposed Anglican Communion Covenant.
Apr
3

More than no on the Covenant

Even as the proposed Anglican Communion Covenant approached its rejection by a majority of dioceses in the Church of England, three Episcopal Church bishops are sponsoring a resolution that supports a continuing Covenant discussion.
Mar
8

Discuss: same-sex rites

The Standing Commission on Liturgy and Music (SCLM) of the Episcopal Church has forwarded to the House of Bishops and the House of Deputies excerpts from its report, “I Will Bless You, and You Will Be a Blessing”: Resources for Blessing Same-Gender Relationships.
Sep
21

Bishops on the environment

This is the appointed time for all God’s children to work for the common goal of renewing the earth as a hospitable abode for the flourishing of all life. We are called to speak and act on behalf of God’s good creation.

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