By David Goodhew The Episcopal Church has published new statistics from the annual parochial reports, covering 2019. They build on what we have hitherto learnt and give us a significant steer as to what is l... Read More...
Anglicanism needs to adjust its understanding of the city. It was once at the forefront of the spread of secularity. London shows that it is so no longer. d
Decline is profound in many places, but there are heartening areas of vitality and new life.
It has to be said that the news is bad.
New analysis offers clarity on the numerical fortunes of the Episcopal Church (TEC) in the USA in recent decades.
We must learn to read the Scriptures again as a history of salvation that implicates our future.
Secularization is fundamentally about a break in the chain of memory. Ecumenical dialogue attuned to its problems would focus on a common project to spread the gospel to every corner of the world.
I would propose that the secularization of our society be greeted by Christians with a warm and enthusiastic embrace, veritably with a kiss.