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Two Very Different Episcopalianisms Meet in Charleston

January 29, 2013

By Bart Gingerich (@BJGingerich) Last week, orthodox Christians convened at the historical St. Philip’s Church to participate in theological discussions at the Mere Anglicanism Conference. Most of the attendees expressed support for the Diocese…


Episcopal Churches Reaching ‘Breaking Point’

November 20, 2012

The Episcopal Diocese of South Carolina is seceding from the national denomination — likely setting the stage for legal action. First, the diocese voted to disassociate in October. Now, Jeff Walton of The Institute on…


Walton: Episcopal Presiding Bishop Contacts Defecting Dioceses

November 18, 2012

The Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church has sent a pastoral letter to the members of a diocese whose leadership is defecting from the denomination. The Most Reverend Katharine Jefferts Schori sent the letter to the Episcopal…


Listen: South Carolina Diocese Splits from The Episcopal Church

November 12, 2012

Jeff Walton represents Anglican Action, part of the Institute on Religion and Democracy in Washington, D.C. He joins us to discuss a decision by the theologically conservative Diocese of South Carolina to disaffiliate from The Episcopal Church….