Day: March 2, 2016

The spiritual and the environmental: TEC Curriculum available for download

The spiritual and the environmental: TEC Curriculum available for download

Canticle Communications’ Jim Naughton, founder and former editor of Episcopal Cafe, sent this our way – “A Life of Grace,” a curriculum developed by two Episcopal priests and prompted by the Episcopal Church’s House of Bishops, is being made available free until July 1 and after that through Church Publishing. From the press release: The […]

Six books named by Archbishop of Canterbury as finalists for Michael Ramsey Prize

Six books named by Archbishop of Canterbury as finalists for Michael Ramsey Prize

Archbishop Justin Welby has announced six books as finalists in this annual prize for theological writing. From Anglican News: Archbishop Justin will be joined by secretary general of the Anglican Communion, Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon; the director of the Centre for Trust, Peace, & Social Relations, Professor Rosalind Searle; the broadcaster and writer Sally Magnusson; and […]

“Religious freedom” ruling absolves priest who didn’t report sexual abuse

“Religious freedom” ruling absolves priest who didn’t report sexual abuse

The law of the confessional has trumped the law of Louisiana in a February 26 court ruling. The ruling favors a Catholic priest, the Reverend Jeff Bayhi of Our Lady of Assumption in Clinton, who allegedly advised a 14-year-old (now 22-year-old) girl to “sweep it under the rug” when she told him she had been […]