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A Blue Book Sampler

  • Thursday, June 21, 2012

By Douglas LeBlanc
At 759 pages and 155 resolutions, the Blue Book for the 77th General Convention addresses a broad range of topics, from blessing rites for same-sex couples to an embattled budget, from a kinder approach on clergy removal to additional Bible translations for lectionary readings.

South Carolina Decries Rites

  • Wednesday, June 20, 2012

“This is a defining moment in the life of the Episcopal Church, being the first formal adoption of doctrine, discipline and worship which are contrary to the unequivocal mandate of Holy Scripture, the historic Christian faith, Anglican doctrine, and the pronouncements of the four instruments of Anglican unity.”

12 Theses on Bishops’ Ministry

  • Wednesday, June 20, 2012

By Ephraim Radner
The role of bishops is now itself a part of the struggle for the Episcopal Church’s faithful mission.

TLC at Convention

  • Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Join us for The Living Church’s Conversation on the Church, July 6, Adobo Grill, Indianapolis

High Court Declines Review

  • Monday, June 18, 2012

The U.S. Supreme Court declined certiorari June 18 in two cases regarding property disputes between congregations and the denominations they have left.

Sufficient and Required?

  • Saturday, June 16, 2012

By Mary Tanner
What is it that constitutes recognisable identity amidst the myriad particularities of time and space?

Bustling on Monument Circle

  • Friday, June 15, 2012

By Lauren Anderson
Dwarfed by surrounding skyscrapers in downtown Indianapolis, Christ Church Cathedral remains the oldest building on Monument Circle, contributing to the church’s inherent sense of tradition and history.

Canon Richardson to Retire

  • Friday, June 15, 2012

The Archbishop of Canterbury has announced that the Very Rev. Canon David Richardson, the Archbishop’s Representative to the Holy See and Director of the Anglican Centre in Rome, intends to retire at Easter 2013.

U.K. Churches on Marriage

  • Wednesday, June 13, 2012

The Church of England holds as a matter of doctrine that marriage is a lifelong union of one man with one woman.

Eastwood and Moral Theology

  • Monday, June 11, 2012

Review by Ken Ross
If the flinty gaze and violent oeuvre of Clint Eastwood have long been your guilty pleasure, rejoice. Sara Anson Vaux has redeemed your little secret.

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