The Mizoram Synod, a constituent body of the Presbyterian Church of India, has decided to break with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) over theological disagreements on gay clergy and same-sex marriage.
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Are Christianity and capitalism a marriage made in heaven, as some conservatives believe, or more of a strained relationship in need of some serious couples' counseling? A new poll released Thursday found that ... read more
- Sudan’s churches promote peace as date for independence nears
"The church has recommitted herself to re-engage in mediating for apeaceful resolution of the conflicts," the Rev. Ramadan Chan, generalsecretary of the Sudan Council of Churches, told ENInews on May 16 fromKhartoum. The council represents Roman Catholic, Protestant and Orthodoxchurches.Despite a 2005 peace agreement, renegade militia groups led by dissentmilitary…
- Harvard minister Peter J. Gomes remembered as “an original”
"Peter Gomes was an original," said Harvard President Drew Faust. "For 40 years, he has served Harvard as a teacher in the fullest sense - a scholar, a mentor, one of the great preachers of our generation, and a living symbol of courage and conviction."But it was not only at…