Ruth Meteer writes for the Diocese of Rhode Island:Members of Transfiguration in Cranston have stepped outside their comfort zone, to canvass the neighborhood on recent Saturday mornings. They’re on a mission to let their neighbors know that a new Hispanic/Latino congregation is being planted at their church, and the first service is just around the corner at 5 p.m. on Palm … [Read more...] about A Church Launches a Church
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The Episcopal Church’s Diocese of Fort Worth has signaled its intention to appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court. In an emergency motion [PDF] filed March 25, the diocese has asked the Texas Supreme Court to stay an earlier mandate.In a supporting document [PDF] for the motion, the diocese’s attorneys write that the U.S. Supreme Court may take an interest in the case because it “has … [Read more...] about Fort Worth Looks to D.C.
General Theological Seminary will change its style of education beginning in the fall of 2015. The seminary’s faculty reflects on the need for change in “The Way Of Wisdom: A Challenge to Theology and the Life of the Church,” a declaration released April 2.The Very Rev. Kurt H. Dunkle, General’s dean and president, also introduces “The Way of Wisdom” in his column for GTS News … [Read more...] about ‘The Way of Wisdom’ at GTS