Day: November 4, 2013

Why do you sit where you sit in church?

We all know people who are very particular about where they sit in church. We may be such people ourselves. But why do we sit where we sit? Craig A Satterlee explores this question in this week’s email from the Alban Institute:

Bishop McDonald elected World Council of Churches president

The 10th Assembly of the World Council of Churches elected eight new presidents today during a closed session at its proceedings in Busan, Republic of Korea. The Rt. Rev. Mark McDonald, National Indigenous Bishop for the Anglican Church of Canada, and formerly Bishop of Alaska in the Episcopal Church, was elected president for North America.