December 10, 2013
[Lambeth Palace] The Archbishop of Canterbury paid tribute to Nelson Mandela on Sunday at a special thanksgiving service for the life...
November 26, 2013
November 1, 2013
October 9, 2013
[Lambeth Palace press release] Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has welcomed a new Amnesty International report calling on Egypt to prevent “deeply disturbing” attacks on Coptic Christians.
The report describes an “unprecedented” level of attacks against Coptic Christians following the dispersal of two pro-Morsi sit-ins in Cairo on Aug. 14, with Copts widely perceived as supporting the ousting of former President Mohamed Morsi.
October 8, 2013
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6 October 2013
Grace Cathedral, Topeka
The Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori
Presiding Bishop and Primate
The Episcopal Churc
What is most on your heart this morning? The continuing chaos in Washington, DC? The beauty of this place? Violence in the Middle East? Joy at seeing friends you love? Your health, or that of your family or friends? The beauty of this morning’s sunrise?
There are really only two kinds of prayer: “...
September 26, 2013
After our first morning service here at Christ Church in La Crosse, Wisconsin, on Sept. 23 I was teaching Psalm 79 to our adult Christian Education class. This psalm is about the national lament concerning the havoc brought by brutal violence on God’s people in Jerusalem. The psalmist articulates the deepest emotion of a human heart in these words:
O God, the nations have come into your inheritance;
they have defiled your holy temple;
they have laid...