Op-Ed

Is the nasty party losing power in the Episcopal Church?

What is apparent is a swing of the pendulum away from ideology to pastoral care. The “nasty party” -- those whom Dryden would have...

Freemasonry and the doctrine of the Church of England

Justin Welby is not now, nor has he ever been a Freemason, a spokesman for Lambeth Palace told Anglican Ink this week. However, the...

Happiness, God, good cheer and England

Whatever happiness is, you can’t pursue it. It may happen to you, but you can’t make it happen. “Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness”...

Good Order And The Re-Definition of Marriage

On the eve of a General Convention that will consider several important proposals to change the definition of marriage in the Church’s doctrine, discipline...

Excluding Your Enemy: A Comment on the Present State of Episcopal Church

"The very public and evangelically shameful debates of these past years have poisoned our church and our hearts. “Quisling”, “apostate”, “bigot”, and “homophobe”, as...

Some Good Sense from an Unexpected Source

Kudos to Bishops Benhase of Georgia and McConnell of Pittsburgh for their article, "A More Excellent Way," and kudos to The Living Church for...

National Day of Prayer at the time of Dunkirk 1940

This extraordinary photograph provides comforting reassurance that even in the most  frightening of  times there is always hope and help available, provided  of course, ...

Making a Mishmash of Marriage (Part III)

In Part I of this series, I showed that the attempt by General Convention in 2012 to authorize, sub rosa, same-sex marriages without bothering...

Making a Mishmash of Marriage (Part II)

In Part I of this post, I showed how every member of the Episcopal clergy who celebrates, officiates at and solemnizes in any State,...

Making a Mishmash of Marriage (Part I)

As the date for the 78th General Convention of the Episcopal Church (USA) in Salt Lake City draws near, the deputies are being asked...

Latest articles

Springfield diocese resolves impasse over bishop’s retirement

BISHOP MARTINS AND STANDING COMMITTEE ANNOUNCE AGREEMENT The Rt. Rev. Daniel H. Martins, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese...

Anglican convert from Islam jailed by Iran

Iranian Christian convert Ismaeil Maghrebinejad has lost his appeal against the two remaining prison sentences issued to him earlier this year.

Thirtyone:eight CEO withdraws from ReNew conference

A statement from our Chief Executive 03 August 2020, Thirtyone:eight A statement from Justin Humphreys,...

Archbishop Justin Welby launches “Together In Unity” Appeal...

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