Day: February 15, 2016

How does Archbishop Welby remember the controversial Primates’ gathering?

The Church of England is holding their regular annual General Synod this week; Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby used his presidential address to make remarks about the Primates’ gathering. Reading a pre-written speech, Archbishop Welby stressed that the Episcopal Church was neither ‘sanctioned’ nor ‘punished’; he sought to clarify the attendance of Archbishop Foley Beach of …

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Facing death, 35-year-old Kate Bowler continues her life’s work in documenting the American prosperity gospel

Photo from Kate Bowler’s first book, Blessed: A History of the American Prosperity Gospel, available from Oxford Press In the Sunday Times, author Kate Bowler, who recently published ‘Blessed: A History of the American Prosperity Gospel”, shares the tragic news that she was diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer shortly after finishing her book. Her work …

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