Anglican Alliance: Backdoor for Episcopal Church Funds into Africa?

Aug 25, 2016 by

by Jeffrey Walton, Juicy Ecumenism: A top official in the worldwide Anglican Communion made news last week warning a gathering of African church leaders about western progressives – promising to “introduce you to such agencies and churches” willing to partner with African churches and ”ensuring...

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Episcopal Pulpits will Lose 2000 Priests in next Six Years

Aug 21, 2016 by

by David Virtue, VOL: The Episcopal Church will see a drop of more than 2,000 full time parish priests in the next six years, as the retirement numbers increase geometrically, with no increase (but a likely decrease) of ordinands going into the ministry, Church statistics reveal. This translates...

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Episcopal Seminaries Struggle to Survive

Aug 18, 2016 by

by Mary Ann Mueller, VOL: Ten accredited theological seminaries and schools for ministry and one, unaccredited Episcopal divinity school, unevenly dot the American Episcopal landscape. An independent study of the state of these seminaries reveals that seventy percent of these institutions have...

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Episcopal Bishops miss truth about Dallas killings

Jul 11, 2016 by

by David Virtue, VOL: A number of episcopal bishops, including the Episcopal Church’s Presiding Bishop, have come out with responses to the recent killings in Louisiana, Minnesota and Dallas. Their statements border on the pathetic and inadequate, hiding behind pious platitudes and calls for...

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Episcopal Church leaders urge support for transgender rights

Jul 4, 2016 by

by Michael Curry and Gay Jennings, Anglican Ink: Dear People of God in the Episcopal Church: We all know that some things in holy Scripture can be confusing, hard to understand, or open to various ways of understanding. But some essential teachings are clear and incontrovertible. Jesus tells us to...

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US bishop to clergy: You don’t need my permission for same-sex marriages

Jun 10, 2016 by

by Mark Woods, Christian Today: A US Episcopal Church bishop has given the go-ahead to priests in his diocese to conduct same-sex marriages without asking his permission first. The bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Mississippi, Rt Rev Brian Seage, announced the move in a letter to churches. He...

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