Op-Ed

Compromises and Clarifications: A Letter to Stephen Noll

Dear Stephen, Greetings in Christ. We know one another as old timers in the academic world of Episcopal/Anglican North America. And...

Biblical perspectives on staying in fellowship

In the light of the current stresses and strains within the Anglican Communion, many are trying to hold together the Biblical calls...

IMPAIRED COMMUNION: A Flawed Compromise in the Episcopal Church

In 2008, Bishop Gene Robinson “married” Mark Andrews, his same-sex partner of 21 years, having previously divorced his wife, the mother of...

The silence of the shepherds on the abortion of the lambs

In the nautical novel Moby Dick, Herman Melville has a chapter where he paints a magnificent portraiture of Father Mapple’s grand pulpit. Beginning...

Bishops always say they’re listening: are they listening to us about transgender?

I am one of the nearly 1,700 Church of England clergy and others who have signed an open letter to our bishops about the issue of...

Taking “sweet counsel” together: Lambeth Edition

On 28 December 2018 , the Anglican Diocese of Toronto announced, with attached photo (Bishop Robertson , Bishop Susan Bell and Mr. Sharma...

No “words of knowledge” on Bishop George Bell’s innocence, Archbishop Welby?

When you hear a media fanfare of brass, clashing of cymbals and thumping of tambourines panegyrizing Archbishop Justin Welby like a Roman...

Being who I am. An essay on human sexuality and the Church of England

The question I heard the Church asking long ago in my youth and that I internalised and that continues to haunt me...

Archbishop Justin Welby is suffering from a terminal case of confirmation bias

It is the mother of all misconceptions and the father of all fallacies. It is incurable and infectious. Cognitive scientists could well...
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AU 478 – So as to lead astray… even the elect

The Three tackle the extremely meaty topic of false leaders in the church. Anglican Unscripted is...

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Archbishop Welby’s charge of Church colluding with colonialism is...

There’s nothing like a European Union flunky complaining about colonialism to trigger off a hernia. There’s also nothing like the grand panjandrum...
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Anglican Unscripted 496 – Losing our Religion

The Theological Trio discuss some very disheartening news happening on campuses around the world.

Lay push to remove Bishop of Manicaland from office

A second Central Africa diocese has witnessed a vote of no confidence in their bishop and calls for his resignation. Parishioners from...

Muslim parent revolt against LGBT syllabus spreads to more...

The parents’ uprising against the “No Outsiders” LGBT curriculum at Parkfield Community School in Saltley, inner-city Birmingham has spread to Anderton Park Primary...