By Ephraim Radner • “Few meetings are the result of chance.” — Christian de Chergé, Trappist monk, who was martyred in 1996.
By John Martin • The Pilling Report paves the way for clergy to arrange services for same-sex couples.
The Diocese of New Westminster has elected the Rev. Canon Melissa Skelton of Seattle as its ninth bishop.
“One night of hell and you won’t have to worry about anything but Advent.”
By G. Jeffrey MacDonald • Homeless people in Boston have a new way to keep the coming season’s wintry elements at bay.
By Lauren Anderson
By Dennis Raverty • What is surprising, given Marc Chagall’s Jewish background and faith, is the number of Christian themes that emerge in his work.
The anger, bitterness, and recriminations of last year were absent in this year’s debate on women in the episcopate.
The Bishop of Pittsburgh has granted permission for clergy to use a provisional rite for blessing same-sex couples.
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