Lead Story

Thursday, July 5, 2012 - 4:50pm

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.

Tuesday, July 3, 2012 - 6:37pm

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

Tuesday, July 3, 2012 - 10:03am

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.

Monday, July 2, 2012 - 4:22pm

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

Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:59am

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

Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:31am

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.

Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:25am

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

Friday, June 29, 2012 - 7:45pm

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.

Thursday, June 28, 2012 - 3:15pm

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

Tuesday, June 26, 2012 - 12:42pm

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.

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