Let the Meetings Begin

The presiding officers of General Convention have announced 261 appointments to the church’s committees, commissions, agencies and boards.

Ireland’s New Primate

The Rt. Rev. Richard Clarke has been elected the 105th Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland.

A Qualified Welcome

“Some Catholics may find themselves less at home with Salvatore Cordileone’s installation and they may come to the Episcopal Church.”

Clearing the Two-thirds Hurdle

By John Martin How deep is the deadlock as the Crown Nominations Commission continues to work toward recommending a successor for the Archbishop of Canterbury?

Look to Africa

The World Council of Churches is headquartered in Geneva, even though there are probably more Christians in a neighborhood of Lagos or Nairobi than all of Switzerland.

Just Such a Time as This

Pentecost 18First reading: Esther 7:1-6, 9-10; 9:20-22; Ps. 124 Alternate: Num. 11:4-6, 10-16, 24-29; Ps. 19:7-14 • James 5:13-20 • Mark 9:38-50Divine election presupposes an inescapable responsibility. A story... Read more...

Looking Toward Luther 2017

By Massimo Faggioli The work of Pope Benedict XVI with the Curia has huge consequences for the future of ecumenical and interconfessional relations.

Water Ministry Honored

Water Missions International, an engineering ministry founded by Molly and Gerorge Greene III in 2001, received the Solar World Einstein Award on Tuesday evening in Frankfurt, Germany.