By Alister McGrath The news that a new Anglican Communion Science Commission is being established is to be welcomed, not least because it ensures that Anglicanism will be prepared to engage an increasingly confident scientific culture that often challenges traditional beliefs and attitudes. There is a need for Anglicans to be aware of both the scientific and theological … [Read more...] about Anglicanism and the Natural Sciences
Review by Wesley Hill “Becoming Anglican is trendy,” a Lutheran friend once said to me, referring to evangelicals’ popular “Canterbury trail” pilgrimages, and it was clear he did not mean it as a compliment. “Anglicanism is a sinking ship,” opined a Roman Catholic friend around the same time. “Anglicanism is Protestant,” a fellow Episcopalian assured me. Guffaws greeted … [Read more...] about Covenantal Theology for the Anglican Communion
The Institute of Anglican Studies at Samford University’s Beeson Divinity School will host its first Anglican Theology Conference Sept. 25-26, under the theme “What is Anglicanism?” Speakers for the conference include: Mouneer Anis, Bishop of Egypt Foley Beach, Archbishop of the Anglican Church in North America Gerald Bray, research professor at Beeson Divinity … [Read more...] about Discuss Anglicanism at Beeson
Listen to the second episode of The Living Church podcast. Your hosts, Zachary Guiliano and Andrew Petiprin, discuss another recent article: Clint Wilson's "Top 10 reasons not to boast in Anglicanism." It appeared on our blog, Covenant, last week, and garnered a huge number of views. Zack and Andrew dig into the reasons why people love another list, which Clint … [Read more...] about Episode 2: Boasting in Anglicanism?
Oxford University Press has launched the first multi-volume history of worldwide Anglicanism by a major university press. The Oxford History of Anglicanism covers the growth of worldwide Anglicanism in five volumes supported by 100 scholars. Three volumes have appeared already and a further two are due later this year. Professor Rowan Strong conceived the series, oversaw the … [Read more...] about Oxford’s Series on Anglicanism