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October 21, 2014
Katharine Jefferts Schori, the controversial top bishop who’s presided over her denomination’s schism and accelerated decline, almost gave a good sermon last week.
October 14, 2014
A U.S. denomination that prides itself on inclusivity is including significantly fewer people in its 2013 membership and attendance figures.
September 30, 2014
Eight faculty members at the General Theological Seminary in New York are no longer employed at the school after a dustup with the seminary dean and board of trustees.
September 23, 2014
Controversial Episcopal Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has announced that she will not run for a second term in office.
September 12, 2014
The chaplain of the Episcopal Church at Yale has resigned from his post this week after his allegedly anti-Semitic letter to the editor of the New York Times sparked controversy.
August 25, 2014
A church property won from departing Anglicans in a lawsuit by the Episcopal Diocese of Virginia has hosted its first blessing of a same-sex union.
August 22, 2014
The Washington National Cathedral is soliciting proposals for corporations and non-profit groups to lease its premises.
August 22, 2014
Every major American church that has taken steps towards liberalization on sexual issues has seen a steep decline in membership.
June 25, 2014
The Episcopal Church’s embrace of transgenderism is part of God’s “project of revelation” according to the first transgender person to preach at the Washington National Cathedral.
May 7, 2014
For all the attention given to marriage in the Episcopal Church, the denomination is facing a precipitous decline in couples entering into holy matrimony. In the past decade, marriages have declined an astounding 45 percent.
April 18, 2014
The Religious Left enthusiasts at this year’s Easter breakfast don’t directly represent large constituencies within churches. But their causes echo and reinforce America’s cultural divisions.
April 16, 2014
Retired Episcopal Bishop of New Hampshire Gene Robinson was back in the news this week, attending the fifth annual White House Easter prayer breakfast.