Day: April 29, 2017

Episcopal churches, tiny houses and homelessness

Episcopal churches, tiny houses and homelessness

From The Deseret News: “The Rev. Connie Pearson-Campbell (Episcopal Deacon) calls it a “God moment.” She says divine influence put Ralph Johnson in her path last summer. She’d been at the city offices to learn whether building codes in Bozeman, Montana, allowed for tiny homes, residences generally smaller than 400 square feet. She thought the trendy […]

UMC rules gay bishop violates church teaching, but remains in good standing

UMC rules gay bishop violates church teaching, but remains in good standing

The decision reportedly said that while “self-avowal does not nullify the consecration and cause removal from episcopal office,” it is enough to subject the bishop’s office to review. That means Oliveto remains a bishop in good standing until an administrative or judicial process is finished. – RNS