Day: January 3, 2015

My problem with the Bible

My problem with the Bible

Brian Zahnd notes that many of us in church are more like the Pharaohs, Romans, religious leaders and royal elite than “the poor, the oppressed, the enslaved, the conquered, the occupied, the defeated” who are given hope in the Bible. From his blog: Here’s my problem… I’m an ancient Egyptian. I’m a comfortable Babylonian. I’m a Roman […]

What is the internet doing to our hearts?

What is the internet doing to our hearts?

“… if the Internet is changing our heads, another question follows: What’s it doing to our hearts?”  asks the Deseret News: In his best-selling book “The Shallows,” Nicholas Carr asked what the Internet is doing to our brains. His conclusion, while controversial, is that digital life is reshaping not only attention spans, but the very neurons […]

Study documents for the TREC resolutions

Study documents for the TREC resolutions

UPDATED The resolutions from The Task Force for Reimagining the Episcopal Church have the potential to change the structure and governance of Episcopal Church. The Episcopal Café offers this work by the Rev. Michael Hartney, which shows the canonical changes within the current canons, to assist further study. Hartney has served as an Alternate and Deputy […]