Category: mission

It is the myrrh that’s the problem

I have recently discovered the fine blogging of Canon Gordon Reid on the Saintclementsblog (that’s how they write it). It’s a good mix of humor, faith, teaching, and devotion. He writes about the Epiphany,...

Why go to church?

ASBO Jesus does it again. Why do you go to church? What do you say when asked? Frankly, our collective failure to be able to answer this question in a compelling way is the...

Good words to the church

My friend Jennifer Phillips, fellow Rhode Island priest and multiple-time Deputy, has written a little note that I think eloquently captures some of the potential in recent budget cuts, especially to the Episcopal Church...

The budget of the Episcopal Church

The General Convention passed a greatly reduced budget, down $24 million over three years. There are lots of things one could say about all this, but I think Mark Harris has it just right:...