The presiding officers of General Convention have announced 261 appointments to the church’s committees, commissions, agencies and boards.
Liberty Institute: “When the factions of a church disagree about its hierarchical nature” courts must “dismiss the action for lack of jurisdiction.”
By Jake Dell
Church advertising is no more than evangelism in print.
By Michael B. Cover
We need to ask whether smaller dioceses present us with a problem to be solved or a parabolic challenge to be answered.
By Douglas LeBlanc
At 759 pages and 155 resolutions, the Blue Book for the 77th General Convention addresses a broad range of topics, from blessing rites for same-sex couples to an embattled budget, from a kinder approach on clergy removal to additional Bible translations for lectionary readings.
By Ephraim Radner
The role of bishops is now itself a part of the struggle for the Episcopal Church’s faithful mission.
By Victoria Heard and Jordan Hylden
General Convention’s structure has slavishly copied in ecclesial ink the politics and legislative processes of American culture.
By Thomas Ferguson
The missiology of the Episcopal Church’s proposed budget for 2013-15.
Courts in California, Virginia rule in favor of Episcopal dioceses.
Responses from Connecticut, New Hampshire, and North Carolina.