Essays & Reviews

Friday, April 6, 2012 - 6:13am

By Robert Russell Smith
In 2010 I wrote a play, The Inquiry: A Story of the Passion of Jesus, that incorporates my findings from Jewish law.

Friday, March 30, 2012 - 8:57am

Allan Crite was a painter of urban life. Much less familiar are his works devoted to Christian themes such as the illustrations he did for a small volume on the Mass published by Cowley Press.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012 - 2:51pm

By Leander S. Harding
A draft report envisions far more than a pastoral provision for same-sex couples.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012 - 9:53am

By Benjamin Guyer
Today Diarmaid MacCulloch’s writing has been shown to be selective, speculative, tendentious and agenda-ridden. [Updated 3/29/12]

Friday, March 16, 2012 - 4:51pm

By Brian Cox
The Toward Jerusalem Council II movement seeks reconciliation between Jews and Gentiles, drawing its vision from the first Council of Jerusalem.

Friday, March 9, 2012 - 4:27pm

By Leander Harding
The Church can only help, in the middle of the disorder of the world, by really being the Church.

Friday, March 9, 2012 - 6:42am

By Peter M. Doll
Here is the challenge the Covenant poses to the churches of the Anglican Communion: to commit themselves to a deeper fellowship with one another.

Monday, March 5, 2012 - 9:16am

By Mark D. Chapman
Conflict over what is necessary to salvation is part of what it is to be a catholic Christian. The local needs therefore to relate to the universal. Catholicity cannot be limited purely to one’s own context.

Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - 9:14am

The Confessional is an installation meant to provoke reflection on the radical nature of forgiveness. The idea was born through artist Carole Baker’s struggle to forgive someone after she felt deeply wounded.

Saturday, February 25, 2012 - 5:52pm

By Ian Ernest
The difficulties our provinces face as churches in Africa are some of the deepest challenges confronting any human beings in this world.