Justin Welby said God defies human conceptions of gender.
Although forced out of priesthood, Rev. Mpho Tutu Van Furth said she'll always choose love.
About a year ago, I began a new ministry in a nearby neighborhood. Not wanting to muscle in on anyone else's turf and hoping to perhaps network with others in the area, I researched what else was going on around me.
Rather than assuming it knows what people need, the church should ask and listen. Then, with courage and creativity, can the church strengthen once again -- purposeful and alive.
The modern Anglican Church proclaims pride in its openness. It offers communion freely to Anglicans and Catholics alike and
In this situation as in so many others, gay people are serving as poster children -- if not scapegoats -- for other anxieties. In this case it's the status of biblical scholarship and cultural criticism.
He writes, "This [meeting] was no clinical or academic exercise. These were stories of real people, usually the poorest of
In July, the Episcopal Church voted to allow its clergy to perform same-sex marriage.
As the leaders of the global Anglican Communion converge in Canterbury this week for a week-long meeting, the number one concern for 80 million Anglicans worldwide is whether the church will have a major schism over same-sex unions.
While its viewership won't come close to that other famous British drama Downton Abbey, we are about to begin a new season of the real life soap opera we've come to think of As the Anglican World Turns.