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Healthy Debate on Health Care

  • Tuesday, July 3, 2012

By Lauren Anderson
Christian leaders have reached diverse conclusions about health-care reform and the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling that the Affordable Care Act stands the test of the Constitution.

Dallas: Stunned

  • Monday, July 2, 2012

Standing Committee: “spurious complaints against bishops further demonstrate the urgent need to revisit the Title IV disciplinary Canons.”

Charles Alley+ on Title IV

  • Monday, July 2, 2012

Besides being conduct unbecoming of a church, this action is a violation of the guarantee of the right of free speech found in the First Amendment of the Constitution of the United States.

+Daniel Martins on Title IV

  • Monday, July 2, 2012

My principal concern was to not leave unchallenged the assertion that the Episcopal Church is a unitary hierarchical organism at all levels, and that the dioceses are entirely creatures of General Convention.

+William Love on Title IV

  • Monday, July 2, 2012

To date, I have not seen a copy of the “complaint,” nor do I know who issued it, or what it says.

July 15 TLC Posted

  • Friday, June 29, 2012

The July 15 edition of The Living Church is available online to registered subscribers.

Credit Unions and Justice

  • Thursday, June 28, 2012

By Steve Waring
Credit unions, a longtime ministry within the Episcopal Church, will become more prominent if General Convention approves Resolution A084.

Bishop to Return as Dean

  • Tuesday, June 26, 2012

The Rt. Rev. J. Neil Alexander, who left the University of the South’s School of Theology when he became Bishop of Atlanta in 2001, will return to the school Aug. 1 as its dean.

PB Proposes New Budget

  • Thursday, June 21, 2012

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has proposed an alternative budget for the Episcopal Church in 2013-15 for consideration at the 77th General Convention.

A Blue Book Sampler

  • Thursday, June 21, 2012

By Douglas LeBlanc
At 759 pages and 155 resolutions, the Blue Book for the 77th General Convention addresses a broad range of topics, from blessing rites for same-sex couples to an embattled budget, from a kinder approach on clergy removal to additional Bible translations for lectionary readings.

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