And the draft resolutions.
Day: April 20, 2016
In 1995, preaching on a text from the Book of Exodus, Father Curry reminded the congregation that Harriet Tubman is remembered as “the Moses of her people” for her role in freeing slaves. “There’s always a new Pharaoh,” Father Curry said. “He takes many disguises . . . making slaves of the children of God.”
“Given that my report, referred to in the resolution, incorporated the Communiqué and was very explicit on consequences; the resolution clearly supports and accepts all the Primates’ Meeting conclusions. No member of the Episcopal Church stood for office in the ACC or Standing Committee. The consequences of the Primates meeting have been fully implemented.” – Archbishop of Canterbury at the conclusion of ACC-16
Today we can bring our whole selves, rather than some gender-restricted version of ourselves, to our ministries–just like Paul and his fellow apostles.
It’s a coffee shop, mission, church, a venue for musicians and poets, the site of a succesful young adults program and classroom all in one. The Abbey, in Birmingham, Alabama, is a coffee shop ministry supported by the Episcopal Diocese of Alabama and St. Luke’s Church; it has its own vicar – the Reverend Katie …