Christian Smith: Parents influence their children more than youth groups, mission trips, classes, or other adults.
GTS 8: “A four-person committee chaired by an outspoken critic is not going to rectify” the school’s conflicts.
Creighton L. Robertson, ninth Bishop of South Dakota, died of heart failure on October 24.
The Diocese of West Texas has elected David Reed, suffragan bishop since 2006, as bishop coadjutor.
Bp. Douglas Hahn: “You will see the power of God’s Spirit at work” in a 12-step meeting.
Bp. Daniel Martins: Fr. Peay will oversee a “seamless transition from the ministry of Bishop Edward Salmon.”
Yale Divinity School honored the memory of the Rev. Rowan Greer on Wednesday.
Bishops’ directions follow Supreme Court’s declining to review state laws.
The Rev. Jon M. White of Beckley, West Virginia, will become the new editor of Episcopal Café on November 25.
Abp. Hiltz asks prayers for “loved ones stricken with grief and for the Canadian Armed Forces chaplains who are ministering to them.”