Another Angle on Cradles

The question is whether we can learn to use religious language as a form of self-emptying, not self-justification.

Cradle Episcopalians: Who Cares?

When people tell me that they are Cradle Episcopalians, I want to tell them that I am a Trailer Episcopalian to signal that I don’t give a damn.

You are a Victorian priest (sort of)

The struggle of priests has nearly always been to relate to their flocks — to be, in Pope Francis’ memorable phrasing, “shepherds with the smell of sheep.”