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Thursday, July 5, 2012 - 9:14pm

By Joe Thoma
The House of Bishops’ first legislative session on the afternoon of July 5 carried a light workload, with half of the allotted time spent devoted to private table conversations and receiving a handful of resolutions from committees.

Thursday, July 5, 2012 - 7:39pm

By Douglas LeBlanc
General Convention’s Committee on Prayer Book, Liturgy, and Church Music has endorsed continued trial use of Holy Women, Holy Men. During lengthy discussion July 5 of the proposed successor to Lesser Feasts and Fasts, numerous people testified that the text should be revised heavily.

Thursday, July 5, 2012 - 4:50pm

By Joe Thoma
Before General Convention held its first legislative sessions July 5, conversation on Independence Day centered on funding for outreach, evangelism and administration despite a shrinking budget.

Tuesday, July 3, 2012 - 10:03am

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.

Monday, July 2, 2012 - 4:22pm

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

Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:56am

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.

Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:31am

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.

Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:25am

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

Friday, June 29, 2012 - 8:30pm

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

Thursday, June 28, 2012 - 3:15pm

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

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