Posts Posts by: "Margaret Wessel Walker"

Andrew Sloane was vicar of St. Pauls, Knightbridge in London (and former Rector of St Paul’s, K Street in Washington, DC) when he managed to convince several parishioners to “loan” him thousands of pounds, and then stole another four thousand pounds from collection money. He then used the money to pay for male prostitutes…(Read More)

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The Disciples of  Christ have elected Rev. Teresa Hord Owens, an African American, to be their president. Although other mainline protestant denominations, including the Episcopal Church, have elected African American men, Hord Owens will be the first African American woman to lead a mainline protestant denomination on the national level…(Read More)

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The poll focused on treatment of LGBTQI+ people, such as in the famous case when the baker refused to make a wedding cake for a gay couple. “For the first time in a PRRI poll of this size, no major religious group reports majority support for religiously based service refusals of gay and lesbian Americans…(Read More)

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The Bishop in Charge of the Episcopal Church in Europe, Rt. Rev. Pierre Whalon, attended a convention this past week, hosted by the King of Norway, on the vital role rain forests play in our global ecosystem…(Read More)

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