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Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop: Anglicans Didn’t “Vote us off island”

February 8, 2016

Episcopalians won’t see changes stemming from requirements put in place by top Anglican bishops, according to the church’s Presiding Bishop.

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Donald Trump Failed with Evangelical Iowans

February 4, 2016

Left-wing predictions that conservative Evangelical Christians would go all in for Donald Trump proved wrong in Iowa.

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Anglican Polity as Social Witness

January 21, 2016

Many discussions surrounding the recent meeting of the Anglican Primates have overlooked the biblical and theological underpinnings of Anglican polity.

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Anglican Communion Leaders Suspend Episcopal Church

January 14, 2016

Top bishops in the Anglican Communion have voted to suspend the Episcopal Church from full participation in the worldwide family of churches.

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Anglican Primates: Restrict Episcopal Church Three Years

January 14, 2016

Anglican Communion primates have broken four days of silence about their gathering in Canterbury, calling for the Episcopal Church’s involvement to be restricted for three years.

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Anglican Primates Convene With Different Expectations, Appeals

January 11, 2016

Different parts of the Anglican Communion are understanding – or at least preemptively framing – the Canterbury gathering as about different things.

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Michigan Episcopalians Promote “Islam 101”

January 4, 2016

The swiftly declining Episcopal Diocese of Michigan has apparently discovered a new way to lose members: send them to the Islamic center.

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Episcopal Officials Suspended by Presiding Bishop

December 11, 2015

The suspensions, which include the church’s top administrative officer, come during a time in which there is tension between Episcopal Church staff and the denomination’s elected Executive Council.

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Who’s Counting? Episcopalians and Attendance

December 10, 2015

The dwindling Episcopal Diocese of New Hampshire experienced a dramatic reversal after changing whom it is counting among attendees.

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New Numbers Detail Uneven Episcopal Decline

December 4, 2015

In a first, a plurality of Episcopal congregations have only a part-time or unpaid priest, outnumbering those with a lone full-time priest.

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Church World Service Criticizes Governors over Syrian Refugees

November 16, 2015

Officials from a Mainline Protestant church agency are criticizing U.S. governors for declining to resettle Syrian refugees in their states.

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Enthusiastic Episcopalians Install Their New Leader

November 5, 2015

A declining church sees a light at the end of the tunnel in its new leader, but problems persist.