An Odd Work of Grace
a bishop's blog
Sunday, October 23, 2022
Of Mercy and Banana Peels – Luke 18:9-14
I suspect that Jesus would have liked slapstick comedy. You know, the Laurel and Hardy sort of humor. Remember? Laurel will be eating a ba...
Monday, August 15, 2022
Lambeth Conference Conversations, Part 3 (sometimes it was about sex & sexuality)
The motto for the 15 th Lambeth conference was “God’s Church for God’s World.” As I mentioned in the last post, the bishops gathered talked...
Thursday, August 11, 2022
Lambeth Conference Conversations, Part 2 (it was not all about sex)
Archbishop Justin Welby's 3rd Plenary Address “The heart of the church is deeply relational” – Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury ...
Wednesday, August 10, 2022
Lambeth Conversations, Part 1 (it was not all about sex)
My Lambeth Conference Bible Study Group The 2022 Lambeth Conference ended this past Sunday. I am still putting together my thoughts for a mo...
Sunday, July 24, 2022
Lambeth Conference, 2022
Canterbury Cathedral Lambeth Conference, 2022 Leslie and I are on our way England to participate in the Lambeth Conference in Canterbury. ...
Wednesday, June 1, 2022
Guns, Myths, Redemption & Conversion
Statue of Mars, Hotel National des Invalides, Paris The conversion to Christianity of European peoples with strong warrior cultures was sl...
Wednesday, May 25, 2022
Gun Violence. Again . . .
Melancholy Sculpture by Albert György in Lake Geneva, Switzerland On a January morning in 1989, I was with my students in the school libra...
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