Bp. Beckwith: Defend the Children

The Rt. Rev. Mark M. Beckwith, Bishop of Newark, writes in a guest column for The Star-Ledger:I have been with too many kids over the years who have felt the violence of being pushed out, kicked out, ignored, f... Read more...

Council Nixes Covenant, Backs Peaceful Protests

Executive Council “expresses thanksgiving for those who worked at producing the Anglican Covenant” and adds that the Episcopal Church is “unable to adopt the Anglican Covenant in its present form.”

Upper S.C. Diocese Urges Reconciliation

The Diocese of Upper South Carolina approved a resolution Oct. 22 asking Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori and Bishop Mark J. Lawrence to “come together in person at a mutually convenient time and plac... Read more...

St. Luke’s Finds its Way Home

It is only a few miles from the modest hamlet of Bladensburg, Maryland, to the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C. But when the multicultural former Episcopal co... Read more...

Church Attorney Recuses Herself

Bishop Dorsey Henderson sent this message to members of the Disciplinary Board for Bishops on Oct. 14, and released a copy to The Living Church. Sisters and Brothers, today I have acce... Read more...

Denying Mugabe a Grip-and-Grin

Ahead of meeting the South African prime minister John Vorster in 1970, Archbishop Michael Ramsey frowned repeatedly into a mirror. Asked to explain, Ramsey said he was determined not to show even the semblance... Read more...