March 2, 2015
February 28, 2015
[The Episcopal News — Los Angeles] The Rev. Canon Malcolm Boyd – whose human rights advocacy shaped most of his 30 books including the 1965 best-seller Are You Running with Me, Jesus? – died February 27 in Los Angeles while receiving private hospice care. Severe complications of pneumonia caused Boyd’s death at age 91, said his life partner, Mark Thompson.
February 24, 2015
[School of Theology — Sewanee, Tennessee] The School of Theology was once again honored to be named to the 2015 list of Seminaries that Change the World. Twenty-six institutions were named in this year’s class, two of which are Episcopal seminaries. The School of Theology was also included in the class of 2014.
The Center for Faith and Service, based out of McCormick Theological Seminary in...
February 24, 2015
February 13, 2015
The story below was originally posted by Baptist News Global and written by Norman Jameson. Dean Smith called American Baptist Churches affiliated Binkley Baptist Church in Chapel Hill his home church since 1962. His former pastor, Robert Seymour, includes words about Smith’s faith and notes that...
February 6, 2015
February 5, 2015
By Leo D. Lefebure, Trustee Emeritus of the Parliament of the World’s Religions
This essay will be published in Interfaith Spirituality: The Power of Confluence. Ed. Ambrogio Bongiovanni, Leonardo Fernando, Gaetano Sabetta, and Victor Edwin....
Through an initiative they're calling Souls to the Polls, Chicago faith leaders are aiming to increase voter turnout by having members from at least 100 local congregations commit to early voting.
February 3, 2015
- At Loyola University-Chicago, students gather at Agape, where they used to "come for worship and some testimonies and then get numbered off in small groups to study Scripture," says campus minister Mike Moore.
January 26, 2015
On Saturday, January 24, 2015, clergy and faithful from parishes across the Diocese of the West and beyond gathered at historic Holy Trinity Cathedral here for the celebration of the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy, during which Bishop-Elect Daniel [Brum] was consecrated to the Episcopacy as Bishop of Santa Rosa, Auxiliary to His Eminence, Archbishop Benjamin of San Francisco and the West....