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Why the Papacy Matters

Review by John C. Bauerschmidt Eamon Duffy’s new book does a good job of distilling two millennia of history into a short and manageable span.

Practicing Nonviolence

By Leander S. Harding To what degree will the new teaching be made a status confessionis, that is, a teaching upon which the Church must unite or divide? This is unclear in light of its presentation as an act of the Holy Spirit, leaving the ominous implication that those who resist are quenching the Spirit.

Bowdlerized Catholicism

By Anthony F.M. Clavier If “No Covenant,” what? How do Anglicans express a sound doctrine of the Church without competent instruments of unity?

Spiritual Geographic

By Michael B. Cover We need to ask whether smaller dioceses present us with a problem to be solved or a parabolic challenge to be answered.

A Pioneer for Anglican Unity

By Peter M. Doll If the ardent spirits of youth brought Henry Caswall to America, a more mature Romanticism later channeled them into a hopeful vision of a worldwide communion of Anglican churches.