Philip Russell, the Archbishop Emeritus of Cape Town, died Thursday in Australia at age 93.
The Most Revd Thabo Makgoba, the current Archbishop, said: “Today the whole Anglican Church of Southern Africa gives joyful thanks to God for the life and ministry of one of the unsung heroes of our Church.
Mixing religion and alcohol may be dangerous to other people’s health according to a new study of religion, alcohol and violence.
Doug Banister wonders if the mission trip has become a kind of tourism for wealthy Christians who want to do good in exotic places.
Kate Sharma, writing in the Guardian, believes that the church is one the best vehicles for human and societal development.
Luigi Pascali, an economist at the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics, says that history suggests that Archbishop Welby’s call to drive pawnbrokers out of business by setting up competing church-based credit unions might be the right approach.
Friday, July 26, 2013 — Week of Proper 11, Year One [Go to Mission St Clare for an online version of the Daily Office including today’s scripture readings.] Today’s Readings for the Daily Office (Book of Common Prayer, p. 976) Psalms 40, 54 (morning) // 51 (evening) 1 Samuel 31:1-13 Acts 15:12-21 Mark 5:21-43 I […]