Lead Story

A Rainbow of Nonviolence

  • Tuesday, March 18, 2014

By G. Jeffrey MacDonald • How political should religious communities be when tackling the problem of violence?

Up from Pavement and Puddles

  • Friday, March 14, 2014

By George Sumner • Artists — and priests — are odd. They are meant to look at the same world as everyone else, but from a particular slant.

Caring for Caregivers

  • Thursday, March 13, 2014

By Retta Blaney • The Rev. Gregory Johnson might show up at a garage-door opening if he could talk about family caregiving.

Lessons from New Congregations

  • Wednesday, March 12, 2014

By Clay Lein • It’s not often that you find four new Episcopal congregations planted less than five miles apart.

Discipleship and Celebration

  • Tuesday, March 11, 2014

By Richard J. Mammana, Jr. • “Congregations are strong when they are filled with disciples rather than habitual Christians.”

TLC 248/6 Online

  • Friday, March 7, 2014

The March 23 edition of The Living Church is available online to registered subscribers.


  • Friday, March 7, 2014

Christopher Wells: “I stop what I am doing, stand, and pray for the grace to be made worthy of the promises of Christ.”

Remember the Dead of 9/22/13

  • Thursday, March 6, 2014

Bishop Munawar Rumalshah: “The Western Christians must recognize the vulnerability of the minority Christian presence in the majority Islamic lands.”

Breaking (More) Bread Together

  • Wednesday, March 5, 2014

By G. Jeffrey MacDonald • Dinner church includes food, prayers, holy texts, and sharing in the Sacrament.

Eternal Return in Cambodia

  • Tuesday, March 4, 2014

By Steven Ford • Historian Mircea Eliade has observed that religious people conceive of sacred time less as a linear reality than as a circle.