Commentary

Scripture, theology, ministry, mission.

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Abp. Rowan’s intervention

May I say, as an American Episcopalian, that various bumps in the road notwithstanding, it's refreshing that the proposal finally has been placed in the hands of bishops before a final vote.
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Clergy loan forgiveness?

Last week, the Department of Education released guidelines outlining exactly who qualifies for loan forgiveness. It turns out that employees whose work is related to "religious instruction, worship services, or any form of proselytizing" don't fit the bill.
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Fleming Rutledge on the KJV

There have been a great many articles about the King James Version of the Bible during and since last year's 400th anniversary, but to my mind none more eloquent and convincing that the one by Robert Pogue Harrison, Professor of Italian (!) Literature at Stanford, which appears in the Feb. 9 issue of The New York Review of Books.
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When it’s all about you

"The secular age is, for Charles Taylor, an era in which unbelief is the default context in which we encounter and seek fullness and human flourishing."
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Outfoxed by God

In that insomniac spring, the first epiphany came. It was almost an intellectual leap: the possibility of God.