A Puzzling Editorial

Five ecumenists challenge TLC’s editorial on communion between the Episcopal Church and the United Methodist Church.

United by Baptism

Victor Atta-Baffoe, Bishop of Cape Coast, Ghana, preaches at Yale Divinity School.

Louis Weil: Rites Must Connect

By Steve Waring • “A great many people do not understand the connection between baptism and the teaching of the faith.”

Funerals, Creeds, Baptisms

By Steve Waring • “No single prayer or statement can convey the entirety of the Christian faith.”

Liturgists: Baptism First

“By undermining this sacramental ‘syntax’ … we risk pandering to a culture of spiritual tourism.”