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.
- It’s Just Plain Greed
Blog post by William R. PhillippeWhen you are 80 you have a bit of trouble looking far ahead, but you have a phenomenal view of the past. When I look back I see inertia in the face of blatant evil …read more
- Egypt’s Christian minority rally behind charter (link)
AZIYAH, Egypt — Hymns echoing from the new church in this village in Egypt’s southern heartland could be heard well after sundown Wednesday, a reminder of the jubilant mood as Aziyah’s Christian residents vote on a new constitution. Outside in the dusty streets, volunteers hurriedly arranged for buses to transport…
- Methodists and Church of England renewing efforts at unity
A statement issued by the Church of England's communications office on June 16 saidthe Joint Implementation Commission (JIC) set up under theAnglican-Methodist Covenant of 2003 to enhance unity is recommending the twochurches share their mission and ministry more widely.A new JIC report, "Moving Forward in Covenant," is due to be…