Graham James, the Bishop of Norwich, addressed his Diocesan Synod last Monday. Right now, the conventional wisdom (and the bookies) have him as one of the two front-runners for the next Archbishop of Canterbury.
Day: October 19, 2012
A homemade film produced by a parish in the Church of England seeking a new vicar has become an unexpected YouTube hit.
[McConnell’s] mother, who fled Nazi-occupied France, calmed him when he was 8 and upset that German officers were coming to dinner: “They were the enemy. They’re allies now. Darling, learn this: Life is long, and we need each other,” she told him
The Church Times is reporting that Rowan Williams is urging a final push to pass the measure to allow the ordination of women to the episcopate.
The problem was that he fudged his answers and obfuscated his promises just enough that many standing committees and bishops crossed their fingers, held their noses and nodded assent anyway, hoping for the best.
Many U.S. Catholics would be dismayed at how much money the Knights of Columbus are pouring into efforts to battle marriage equality. According to a new report released by Equally Blessed, a coalition of Catholic groups support equal treatment for the LGBT community in the church and beyond, the fraternal organization has”used its extensive financial …
Gospel reading for the Commemoration of William Carey, Missionary to India When they came to the crowd, a man came to him, knelt before him, and said, ‘Lord, have mercy on my son, for he is an epileptic and he suffers terribly; he often falls into the fire and often into the water. And I …