By Kirk Petersen It was a bit like a local zoning board meeting, in which neighboring homeowners have a chance to object to a proposed change of use for a piece of property. This meeting, however, started and ended with prayer, and it will be followed by a formal, year-long focus on reconciliation. The current bishop and standing committee of the Diocese of Los Angeles … [Read more...] about St. James the Mission?
Archives for March 23, 2018
Provisional plans for a season of repentance and prayer across the Anglican Communion next year have been put forward by the task group established after the Primates’ Meeting in 2016. The season would be launched with the publication of a specific prayer and would run from Pentecost until late in 2019. The group said the season would focus on individual provinces week by … [Read more...] about Task Group Urges Repentance
Presiding Bishop Michael Curry, Jim Wallis of Sojourners, and 21 other Christian leaders have issued a statement of nine affirmations and repudiations regarding the political and cultural climate of the United States. Episcopal News Service reports these details about “Reclaiming Jesus: A Confession of Faith in a Time of Crisis”: The Rev. Jim Wallis, founder of Sojourners, … [Read more...] about PB Signs ‘Reclaiming Jesus’
Anglican Peace Fellowship announces its affiliation with the Community of the Cross of Nails: APF is delighted to announce that it has been accepted into the Community of the Cross of Nails (CCN). This Community is a network of churches and Christian organizations sharing a common commitment to work and pray for peace, justice and reconciliation. There are over 200 members … [Read more...] about Pacifists Join Cross of Nails Community