In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen. O God, our God!
The Rule of St. Benedict advises its adherents “to become a stranger to the world’s ways.” What a fascinating rule!
United Methodists have been abuzz this week reflecting on Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby’s hints at his plans for the
In this post, we will examine together the curious phenomenon calling itself the “United Methodist Centrist Movement.” We begin with
“There is scarce any expression in Holy Writ which has given more offense than this. The word perfect is what
Here in the Bible Belt, sacramental Christians sometimes feel like the nerdy kid on the playground when it comes to
It occurred to me recently that Jesus has little to do with our current denominational crises (sexuality, authority, polity, theology,
Breathe, O breathe Thy loving Spirit, Into every troubled breast! Let us all in Thee inherit; Let us find that
“Indeed literalist-fundamentalism and the critical approaches to the Bible are but two sides of the same coin, insofar as each
“These kinds of ‘organisms’ often express themselves with beautiful ‘values’. The problem is not in their beliefs; it