By G. Jeffrey MacDonald • How political should religious communities be when tackling the problem of violence?
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.
By Retta Blaney • The Rev. Gregory Johnson might show up at a garage-door opening if he could talk about family caregiving.
By Clay Lein • It’s not often that you find four new Episcopal congregations planted less than five miles apart.
By Richard J. Mammana, Jr. • “Congregations are strong when they are filled with disciples rather than habitual Christians.”
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Christopher Wells: “I stop what I am doing, stand, and pray for the grace to be made worthy of the promises of Christ.”
Bishop Munawar Rumalshah: “The Western Christians must recognize the vulnerability of the minority Christian presence in the majority Islamic lands.”
By G. Jeffrey MacDonald • Dinner church includes food, prayers, holy texts, and sharing in the Sacrament.
By Steven Ford • Historian Mircea Eliade has observed that religious people conceive of sacred time less as a linear reality than as a circle.