David Gushee Urges America to Recover its Torture Ethic

by (@TheIRD) April 25, 2013

By Aaron Gaglia (@GagliaAC) “Being able to hold onto one’s principles in times of crisis is a key mark of moral maturity both for persons and for institutions” said Christian ethicist David Gushee. “It’s precisely when we are in emergency situations that we most need our ethics and our laws.” Speaking to All Saints Episcopal […]

Christian Post Quotes Mark Tooley’s Article on MPAC

by (@TheIRD) December 10, 2012

By Katherine Weber An Episcopal church in Pasadena, Calif., has been receiving a rash of hate emails for opening its doors to participants of the upcoming Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) Convention in December. The Rev. Ed Bacon of All Saints Episcopal Church told CBS Los Angeles that the emails are “toxic stuff,” ranging from “scapegoating Muslims, […]

Muslims, Episcopalians, and Diversity Dreams

by (@TheIRD) December 7, 2012

By Mark Tooley On December 15 the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) will have its annual convention at All Saints Episcopal Church in Pasadena, a prominent liberal parish within the increasingly liberal Episcopal denomination. It’s the first time MPAC has convened at a church. Last week a younger writer on national security issues named Ryan […]