The Very Rev. John Hall’s new book on the religious life of Queen Elizabeth as connected with Westminster Abbey is especially welcome.
Essays & Reviews
By Nathaniel W. Pierce
“Fixing” the problem always starts with “fixing” ourselves.
By Leonard Finn
Charles Simeon essentially seeks an anti-dogmatic dogmatics, a mode of doing theology, which is “Scriptural, in contradistinction to the systematic.
By Christopher Wells
The leaders of the Episcopal Church now face a “Mauricean” moment, in which the nature and extent of our diversity will be decided.
Review by John C. Bauerschmidt
Eamon Duffy’s new book does a good job of distilling two millennia of history into a short and manageable span.
By Dennis Raverty
American expatriate Henry Ossawa Tanner was a realist who convincingly painted an angel.
The plot of Haruki Murakami’s 1Q84 turns upon the decision to accept and preserve in safety an unborn child.
By Leander S. Harding
To what degree will the new teaching be made a status confessionis, that is, a teaching upon which the Church must unite or divide? This is unclear in light of its presentation as an act of the Holy Spirit, leaving the ominous implication that those who resist are quenching the Spirit.
By Anthony F.M. Clavier
If “No Covenant,” what? How do Anglicans express a sound doctrine of the Church without competent instruments of unity?
By Cheryl White
The diocese has been the organizational framework for the life of the Church throughout the ages.