How come people eat fish on Fridays

Lust, Lies And Empire: The Fishy Tale Behind Eating Fish On Friday A great short article from US National Public Radio by MARIA GODOY It sounds like the plot of a Dan Brown thriller: A powerful...

Campaign to ‘reclaim Jesus’ in US culture

US Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and other denomination leaders begin campaign to ‘reclaim Jesus’ in US culture Episcopal News Service A group of Protestant and Roman Catholic leaders, including Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Michael...

Seven habits of highly effective parishes

Seven habits of highly effective parishes The Anglican, March 2018 by Peter Misiaszek, Director of Stewardship, Diocese of Toronto First the good news: 25% of the parishes in the Diocese of Toronto are experiencing growth...

American Christianity’s obsession with youth

By Jonathan Merritt  | March 1, 2018 – Religion News Service (RNS) — Centuries ago, some of our ancestors powdered their wigs in order to appear older and wiser. Today, adults dye their hair darker to seem...

Ideas on re-purposing churches — Globe and Mail

Globe and Mail offers ideas for re-purposing churches In a recent article on globeandmail.com, reporter Guy Dixon presents a number of ideas worthy of thought and reflection. He writes about churches in Toronto and...

Secularism? … maybe not

Ray Pennings, National Post Throughout autumn, the soup of our multicultural society has almost boiled over with questions about secularism and religion — of what is and isn’t allowed in contemporary public and common...

Fijian bishop chooses corrugated tin roof

Bishop Henry Bull was consecrated as the Suffragan Bishop of Vanua Levu and Taveuni in the Diocese of Polynesia on Sunday (10 December)  Photo Credit: Anglican Taonga from ACNS — Anglican Communion News Service...

The Church always reconfigures

From The Living Church Foundation — Episcopal Church in the USA “Contending for the faith once delivered” by Joseph Wolyniak The 1611 Authorized Version beautifully rendered Jude’s exhortation to “earnestly contend for the faith...

Who markets the Gospel better?

Who markets the Gospel better than the Church? Burger King and basically everybody. An amazing little article that provokes some pondering and that’s good. Absolutely worth taking the time to read. By Erin Wathen on...

Steps forward for Church in East and West

I bet you didn’t know what led to the first break-up in the Christian Church. It was because of disagreements over the contents of the Nicene Creed. In the West, a clause was added...