By John W. de Gruchy • Nelson Mandela is an icon of opposing evil, enduring suffering, overcoming bitterness, expressing forgiveness.
The December 22 edition of The Living Church is available online to registered subscribers.
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, 1918-2013
By Leonard Freeman • Since retiring, I’m not exhausted at having just finished a dozen other services this week.
By Andrew Goddard • This explosive cocktail will likely result in division or at least differentiation among Anglicans in England as it has in North America.
The Rev. Monique Stone: “The Hunger Games is a book about juxtaposition.”
By Eugene R. Schlesinger • We are not devoted to the Church because it is lovable, according to Ephraim Radner, but because it is loved.
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.