NEWS STORY: Griswold Defends Episcopal Church Against Traditionalist Attacks

c. 2000 Religion News Service (UNDATED) Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Frank T. Griswold said Friday (Feb. 4) that denominational leaders are reacting with “extreme displeasure and concern” to the irregular consecrations of two American priests as bishops in a ceremony in Singapore, but he believes his church “is not a community mired down in conflict.” […]

NEWS STORY: Griswold Defends Episcopal Church Against Traditionalist Attacks

c. 2000 Religion News Service (UNDATED) Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Frank T. Griswold said Friday (Feb. 4) that denominational leaders are reacting with “extreme displeasure and concern” to the irregular consecrations of two American priests as bishops in a ceremony in Singapore, but he believes his church “is not a community mired down in conflict.” […]

NEWS STORY: Pollster Gallup Sees a `Pick-and-Choose’ Religion

c. 2000 Religion News Service (UNDATED) The nation’s premier pollster says the spiritual quest percolating among Americans today might best be described as “religion a la carte.” Although a Canadian sociologist, Reginald Bibby, coined the term, it has been pollster George Gallup Jr. who has most thoroughly researched its application in the United States. At […]

NEWS STORY: Pollster Gallup Sees a `Pick-and-Choose’ Religion

c. 2000 Religion News Service (UNDATED) The nation’s premier pollster says the spiritual quest percolating among Americans today might best be described as “religion a la carte.” Although a Canadian sociologist, Reginald Bibby, coined the term, it has been pollster George Gallup Jr. who has most thoroughly researched its application in the United States. At […]

COMMENTARY: Speaking Out for Sexual Morality, Healing and Justice

c. 2000 Religion News Service (Pamela K. Brubaker teaches Christian ethics at California Lutheran University.) (UNDATED) “Sexuality is God’s life-giving and life-fulfilling gift,” begins The Religious Declaration on Sexual Morality, Healing and Justice released on Jan. 18. More than 850 religious leaders from diverse religious communities endorsed the statement, which was published as a full-page […]

COMMENTARY: Speaking Out for Sexual Morality, Healing and Justice

c. 2000 Religion News Service (Pamela K. Brubaker teaches Christian ethics at California Lutheran University.) (UNDATED) “Sexuality is God’s life-giving and life-fulfilling gift,” begins The Religious Declaration on Sexual Morality, Healing and Justice released on Jan. 18. More than 850 religious leaders from diverse religious communities endorsed the statement, which was published as a full-page […]