For Anglicans considering how to observe Lent this year, the Anglican Church of Canada is offering two online resources—one, a study of the Gospel of John and the other, a study of baptismal identity.
No frame is wasted on first-time feature filmmaker Marta Cunningham’s Valentine Road, a powerful documentary about the 2008 murder of openly gay California eighth-grader Lawrence (“Larry”) King, by his classmate and crush, 14-year-old Brandon McInerney.
A refugee camp in northern Uganda was the last place the Rev. Reuben Garang expected to be reunited with his brothers and sisters. They had been separated for 25 years, following the second Sudanese civil war in the 1980s.
The observance of a Day of Prayer for South Sudan on Feb. 16 took on a very personal nature at St. John the Divine Episcopal Church in Moorhead, Minnesota.
Almost six months after taking refuge in a Montreal Anglican church to escape deportation, an ailing Pakistani woman met federal opposition leader Thomas Mulcair there Feb.14 and appealed for justice and immediate freedom.
Both friendly and
intense”—that’s how the Rev. William Harrison describes the latest phase
of the dialogue between representatives of the Anglican Church of
Canada and the United Church of Canada after the last of three annual
meetings wrapped up at the Vancouver School of Theology on Jan. 16.
Trent Bell usually does photo shoots of beautiful architecture, interior
design and landscapes that are destined for the glossy pages of
magazines such as Condé Nast Traveler or Design New England. But
searching for a more personal project that would stretch him creatively
and diversify his portfolio led him to very different subjects in a very
different place—taking portraits of inmates in the Maine prison system.
“Scores of female church workers were massacred last month as they sought refuge at a church in the central South Sudanese town of Bor,” according to a report from World Watch Monitor (WWM).
As a teenager, Christiana Joan Clark would stay after class and passionately argue points with her history teacher.