It’s an old puzzle in Christian God-talk and prayer. “Father” and “Son” come preloaded with images and associations; “Spirit” feels a little harder to grasp. Sarah Coakley’s book God, Sexuality, and the Self: An Essay ‘on the Trinity,’ even jokes about the way... Read More...
What does the concept of charism have to offer Protestant Christians looking for a church in a pluralistic modern era?
I found the Holy Spirit when I was not seeking him — and in the most unlikely of places: an Episopal chapel.
While theology gave me an expanded vocabulary for talking about God, I felt increasingly paralyzed by over-analysis when I tried talking to him.
There is a certain convenience in the assumption that decline is inevitable. Anglican disdain for church growth is ecclesiological palliative care.
Refresh my memory, / With words of Moses and Jesus, / To help me follow your ways / And imagine your future.