By Steve Waring • The Rev. Gay Jennings, president of the House of Deputies: “For those who want to contribute, it’s a great time to be an Episcopalian.”
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By G. Jeffrey MacDonald • Bldg 418, a Friday night open house, meets in a former office building at 418 Pine Street in Titusville, Florida.
Dean Tracey Lind: St. Angela instructed her sisters to be “open, gracious, hospitable, and engaged in the world.”
The Rev. Charles Holt: Through Sanford Pastors Connecting “there have been frank exchanges, offers of repentance and forgiveness.”
By Steve Waring • “A great many people do not understand the connection between baptism and the teaching of the faith.”
By G. Jeffrey MacDonald • Callan Slipper: “Deliberately choose to love one another. That deliberate choice makes the difference.”
Western Massachusetts: “There is only one story in the Christian gospels that has to do with gambling. And it happens at the death of Jesus.”
Review by Philip Turner • Three recent books do not attribute the denial of death to more or less universal psychological mechanisms.
By John Martin • No substantial decisions emerge from General Synod’s summer session.