Category: TEC

How big is God’s Word?

ASBO Jesus offers two views of how large we let God’s Word loom in our lives. I think they are both true. In the Episcopal Church, I think we tend to do the former...

In support of Dan Martins

An Open Letter to Standing Committee Members and Bishops with Jurisdiction: We’re writing today because we know Dan Martins, priest in the Diocese of Northern Indiana and bishop-elect of the Diocese of Springfield. A...

The next Anglican controversy?

It has already appeared on Kendall Harmon’s blog, TitusOneNine. Those guys are uncanny at sniffing out controversies before they’re, well, controversial. The next big one is already brewing. Of course, I am speaking of...

Solution to polity woes for C of E

The General Synod of the Church of England is meeting in York this weekend (more info here). As I write this, they are engaged in debate about women bishops. It seems that most Synod...

Bishopy shenanigans in England

I have (mostly) resisted writing about recent goings-on in the Church of England. It seems better for my spiritual health to write about mission of the church or to fill this blog with silly...

What is evangelism these days?

I’m tired of people talking about “the E-word”. I wish we Episcopalians would practice more evangelism, and I wish we’d get over our squeamishness. All those tired jokes about “E word” suggest that there’s...