October 7 TLC Posted

  • Friday, September 21, 2012

The October 7 edition of The Living Church is available online to registered subscribers.

Jazzy Prayers

  • Friday, September 21, 2012

“Jazz brings freedom into structure so there’s room for the Spirit to move.”

‘Jesus’ Wife’: Three Responses

  • Friday, September 21, 2012

Bishop Kirk Smith: “In every aspect of his life, [Jesus] was ‘counter-cultural,’ and I suspect his celibacy was, too.”

+Missouri on Blessing Rites

  • Thursday, September 20, 2012

“Parishes and other worshiping communities need to prepare before incorporating these rites into their life, and they must satisfy me that they have done so. Doing less is to invite conflict and misunderstanding, and to dishonor anyone who is to receive the Church’s blessing.”

IASCUFO Issues Communique

  • Thursday, September 20, 2012

Members reflected on the Christian calling to work for the visible unity of God’s Church as ambassadors for Christ in the ministry of reconciliation.

Letter Backs Contraception

  • Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Nearly 40 religious leaders have signed the Religious Institute’s “Open Letter to Religious Leaders on Family Planning.”

Sewanee-Westcott Partnership

  • Tuesday, September 18, 2012

The School of Theology, the University of the South, Sewanee, Tenn., has entered into a partnership with Westcott House, Cambridge, U.K.

Eau Claire Announces Slate

  • Monday, September 17, 2012

The Diocese of Eau Claire has announced four self-nominated people in the search for its sixth bishop.

Fort Worth Calls Bishop High

  • Monday, September 17, 2012

The Diocese of Fort Worth’s standing committee has called the Rt. Rev. Rayford B. High, Jr., as the third provisional bishop of the diocese.

Candidates Give Views on Poverty

  • Saturday, September 15, 2012

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori and dozens of other Christian leaders concerned about poverty in the United States and around the world have released two exclusive video presentations by