By G. Jeffrey MacDonald • Clerical collars signal to wary, mostly African American neighbors that two recently ordained young white women might be trustworthy.
“Look with compassion on the whole human family; take away the arrogance and hatred which infect our hearts; break down the walls that separate us.”
The University of the South is exploring interest in a senior living community in Sewanee.
The Sept. 29 edition of The Living Church is available online to registered subscribers. The issue includes a brief editorial celebrating TLC’s 135th year.
“It is clear from the statements and documents that have subsequently been released by both sides in the conflict that the situation is badly in need of reconciliation.”
By Steve Waring • The Episcopal Church is not famous for tent revivals, but its youngest diocese wants to try new approaches.
By Steve Waring • UTO’s former board members wanted to ensure that proposed bylaw changes would circulate widely.
By G. Jeffrey MacDonald • Katresia Staggs: “We don’t need any of this to worship. But we have the basics of something that is stable for people.”
Episcopalians have until Sept. 20 to state their priorities for the next presiding bishop.
Church leaders “have no intention of divesting the United Thank Offering of its funds or applying excessive controls to its practices.”