The December 22 edition of The Living Church is available online to registered subscribers.
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, 1918-2013
The Rev. Monique Stone: “The Hunger Games is a book about juxtaposition.”
By Eugene R. Schlesinger • We are not devoted to the Church because it is lovable, according to Ephraim Radner, but because it is loved.
By John Martin • The Pilling Report paves the way for clergy to arrange services for same-sex couples.
The Diocese of New Westminster has elected the Rev. Canon Melissa Skelton of Seattle as its ninth bishop.
“One night of hell and you won’t have to worry about anything but Advent.”
By G. Jeffrey MacDonald • Homeless people in Boston have a new way to keep the coming season’s wintry elements at bay.
By Lauren Anderson
The anger, bitterness, and recriminations of last year were absent in this year’s debate on women in the episcopate.