The Benedictines have shown me another pattern of faithfulness: the pattern of committing to a place and a community and refusing to run away.
Why should the Episcopal Church allow clergy or dioceses to hold views contrary to its recent decisions? The Bishop of Dallas gives 7 reasons.
Somewhere in this mess about human sexuality, we might actually be saved, narrowly or comprehensively.
We do need to go to dark Calvary before we approach Resurrection. Resurrection isn’t reinvention. It can only be understood in the light of all that went before, immediately before and in the story of Israel’s relationship with her God.