New Lang Syne

By Christopher Wells • “I often think of the history of The Living Church and its old mission, articulated with commendable clarity 135 years ago and by subsequent keepers of the flame.”

Primitive Prayer

By Patrick T. Twomey Late second-century Christianity offers a dramatic display of what prayer cannot do, and a sign also of what it can do.

A Cord

A poem for Christmas by the Rt. Rev. Graham Kings, Bishop of Sherborne

Actors and Preachers

By Fleming Rutledge Christian ministry means living with the anguish and the inexplicability of this mortal life, not reaching too quickly for easy answers.

Facing Nothingness, Facing God

William James, like Isaiah, may rightly remind us that our lives are not the center of the universe, but James is unable to say as Isaiah says to the people of Judah “Here is your God!”