Four dioceses — Atlanta, Rhode Island, Texas, and Western Massachusetts — elected bishops Saturday.
By Anne Rowthorn
No single American has done more to preserve our wilderness than John Muir — naturalist, Christian, and founder of the Sierra Club.
Ballot results for bishops-elect to be confirmed by General Convention.
The Presiding Bishop and Ft. Worth’s standing committee will nominate a new provisional bishop to be approved by the diocesan convention.
By Bob Libby
Around the rubble of Trinity Cathedral in Port au Prince the bishops processed, entering a makeshift shelter covering an overflow congregation of more than a thousand.
Review by Tony Hunt
The first half of For the Parish is a sustained polemic against Fresh Expressions, a popularizing church movement in the U.K.
By Victoria Heard and Jordan Hylden
General Convention’s structure has slavishly copied in ecclesial ink the politics and legislative processes of American culture.
The Rev. Canon Leonel L. Mitchell, one of the scholars responsible for the Book of Common Prayer (1979), died May 23 in South Bend, Indiana. The veteran liturgist and theologian was 81.
“Tim has written several acclaimed books on spiritual life,” writes senior warden Mark Jones of Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Columbia, S.C. He is “a former editor for Christianity Today magazine and recently taught spiritual formation to students at the Anglican School of Theology in Alexandria, Egypt.”
Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori responds to news of Bonnie Anderson not seeking re-election as president of General Convention’s House of Deputies.