Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury, has asked for prayers for wisdom and for love as the primates of 38 Anglican provinces answer his invitation to gather at Canterbury to discuss “very, very difficult issues – within the life of the Anglican Communion but also hugely difficult issues that are affecting the whole church of Christ and […]
Day: January 6, 2016
The New York Times expresses the absurdity well: It sounds like the setup for some kind of droll joke: A lottery winner and a rhinoceros arrive at the birthday party for a dead mystic. Art, and a blowout brawl, ensues. An unusual stew of ingredients, some onstage and some off, has resulted in this strange […]
A choir director and clergy person who left St. George’s Preparatory School in Rhode Island went on to full careers in schools and parish ministry, some of which had been contacted by victims. In addition, allegations at St. George’s now extend as late as 2004. And there are allegations of a culture of student male on male rape.
Update, 2:45 p.m. CT: Dr. Larycia Hawkins spoke at a press conference today, also reported by the RNS. At First United Methodist Church in Chicago, stating “Wheaton College cannot scare me into walking away from the truth (that) all humans –Muslims, the vulnerable, the oppressed of any ilk – are all my sisters and brothers, […]
Happy Feast of Epiphany! Will you follow the light or stick to the lines this today?