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 […]
Day: February 15, 2016
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 […]
The Church of England’s public prayer attempts have drawn more criticism. The Church is facing backlash after tweeting prayers for Richard Dawkins, who has suffered a stroke. This is the second incident since last year, when the planned cinema advert, ‘Just Pray’, went viral after it was banned from movie theaters across the United Kingdom. The tweet […]
Today’s reflection invites us to wake up to our dreams and the dreams of our neighbors.