Day: July 14, 2012

A precarious moment for liberal Christianity?

Liberal Christianity would appear to be on the ropes, judging from declining membership numbers in the Episcopal Church and other increasingly progressive denominations. New York Times columnist Ross Douthat describes the Episcopal Church as “flexible to the point of indifference on dogma, friendly to sexual liberation in almost every form, willing to blend Christianity with …

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On Leading the 5000

The Rev. David Keen, the Opininated Vicar, looks at the fact that the way things are going in the Church of England and finds that if some basic changes aren’t made, the CofE could simply collapse under it’s own weight.

Lights and calls

No one after lighting a lamp hides it under a jar, or puts it under a bed, but puts it on a lampstand, so that those who enter may see the light. For nothing is hidden that will not be disclosed, nor is anything secret that will not become known and come to light. Then …

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