Lead Story

PB&F Sorts Shrinking Budget

  • Thursday, July 5, 2012

By Joe Thoma
Before General Convention held its first legislative sessions July 5, conversation on Independence Day centered on funding for outreach, evangelism and administration despite a shrinking budget.

Ordered Administration

  • Tuesday, July 3, 2012

By Cheryl White
The diocese has been the organizational framework for the life of the Church throughout the ages.

Healthy Debate on Health Care

  • Tuesday, July 3, 2012

By Lauren Anderson
Christian leaders have reached diverse conclusions about health-care reform and the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling that the Affordable Care Act stands the test of the Constitution.

Dallas: Stunned

  • Monday, July 2, 2012

Standing Committee: “spurious complaints against bishops further demonstrate the urgent need to revisit the Title IV disciplinary Canons.”

ACI on Title IV

  • Monday, July 2, 2012

The complaints are patently frivolous and should be dismissed at the outset.

+Daniel Martins on Title IV

  • Monday, July 2, 2012

My principal concern was to not leave unchallenged the assertion that the Episcopal Church is a unitary hierarchical organism at all levels, and that the dioceses are entirely creatures of General Convention.

+William Love on Title IV

  • Monday, July 2, 2012

To date, I have not seen a copy of the “complaint,” nor do I know who issued it, or what it says.

Spiritual Geographic

  • Friday, June 29, 2012

By Michael B. Cover
We need to ask whether smaller dioceses present us with a problem to be solved or a parabolic challenge to be answered.

Credit Unions and Justice

  • Thursday, June 28, 2012

By Steve Waring
Credit unions, a longtime ministry within the Episcopal Church, will become more prominent if General Convention approves Resolution A084.

Bishop to Return as Dean

  • Tuesday, June 26, 2012

The Rt. Rev. J. Neil Alexander, who left the University of the South’s School of Theology when he became Bishop of Atlanta in 2001, will return to the school Aug. 1 as its dean.