The tragic betrayal of Central Florida Bishop Greg Brewer

Jul 15, 2018 by

by David W Virtue, VOL: We were friends for more than a decade when he was rector of the largest orthodox parish in the Diocese of Pennsylvania – The Church of the Good Samaritan in Paoli, Pa – the flagship evangelical and charismatic church that defied the odds, and in the course of history...

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Episcopal Church in the US widens access to trial same-sex marriage rites

Jul 15, 2018 by

from Church Times. THE Episcopal Church in the United States has moved a step closer to ensuring that all its dioceses offer marriage rites to same-sex and opposite-sex couples, even where the bishop has objected. At its General Convention, the House of Deputies overwhelmingly backed a redrafted...

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The Faustian Bargain of the Communion Partner Episcopal Bishops

Jul 11, 2018 by

by David Virtue, VOL: To head off the real and distinct probability that the next Episcopal General Convention will pass a resolution mandating rites for same sex marriage in every diocese, seven relatively orthodox bishops have cut a deal with the devil to head that possibility off at the pass....

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Updates on The Episcopal Church of the USA’s attempts at Prayer Book revision

Jul 11, 2018 by

Kevin Kallsen talks to Jeff Walton, who attended TEC’s General Convention, on the progress of the revision of the Prayer Book to include gay marriage liturgy.  Also discussed is the new leadership (and new name) of the LGBT activist group, Integrity. In this video, Bishop Brewer throws...

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Integrity Renamed “The Episcopal Rainbow”

Jul 10, 2018 by

by Jeffrey Walton, Juicy Ecumenism: Integrity USA, the unofficial LGBT caucus within the Episcopal Church, has announced a new name and new president for the 43-year-old activist organization. The Rev. Gwen Fry, who identifies as a transgender woman, will lead the group under a new name, The...

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TEC General Convention

Jul 9, 2018 by

by Barbara Gauthier: (received by email) General Convention 2018 opened a day early with a #MeToo lament and “listening liturgy” for the House of Bishops led by TEC’s women bishops, who each voiced a letter of complaint/lament submitted anonymously by women (and men) who had...

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