By G. Jeffrey MacDonald • Blessing of the Backpacks is a lighthearted way for young Episcopalians to integrate faith with school life.
“We ask that our Communion consider our offering and our desire to be faithful” to the vision of the Toronto Congress in 1963.
The Rev. Lisa G. Fishbeck: “We wanted to offer hospitality throughout the week.”
Archbishop Justin Welby conducts series of one-of-one meetings with fellow primates.
“Among the dead are students and alums of Edwardes College, the number yet to be determined.”
Review by Ephraim Radner • The monastic life of Christian community and prayer remains the richest fruit of Christian de Chergé’s witness.
The Joint Nominating Committee for the Election of the Presiding Bishop has announced a change in leadership.
Archbishop of Cape Town praises the former president’s vision of a “new, united, democratic, non-racial South Africa.”
By G. Jeffrey MacDonald • Clerical collars signal to wary, mostly African American neighbors that two recently ordained young white women might be trustworthy.
Review by Daniel Muth • Throughout her history, the Catholic Church’s children have continually recognized her need for reform and renewal.