Letters to the Editor

Sad that tolerance should stand above God’s word

Dear editors, Re: Canterbury snubs North Americans (April issue). I'm Canadian and I don't feel the least bit "snubbed" by Archbishop Williams' decision. What right did...

God alone may proclaim on my salvation

Dear editor, I am writing in response to letterwriter Nathan Douglas (The flock, December letters). I was your age, Nathan, when I left the Pentecostal church,...

Tribute to a social conscience of the church

Dear editor, Re: Primate's Fund head announces his departure (Anglican Journal Web site, Sept. 21). These words were spoken by Andrew Ignatieff, executive...

Letters to the editor

PWRDF to address costs, funding and finances Dear editor, I am writing in response to Peter Carroll's letter, calling on PWRDF to 'examine structure' (May 2003). I...

Saint Paul makes it clear: homosexuality is not acceptable

Dear editor, I agree with Bishop Terry Brown that condemnation is wrong ("Something is very wrong here," May 2003). The Apostle Paul said, "There is...

A ritual to cancel the effects of a blessing?

Dear editor, Those opposed to the blessing of same-sex couples have a simple recourse: to curse them. There need be nothing malicious or uncharitable about...

Avoiding public displays of internecine strife

Dear editor, I quote from your September editorial: ?Enter, then, Rowan Williams. He is deemed in many ways to be the antithesis of his...

Readers write

Following are excerpts from letters to the editor about the New Westminster decision. The synod had the best intentions when it passed this resolution,...

Adoption of warship troubles reader

Dear editor, As I read the February Journal, I found one news blurb deeply troubling: I wondered why any church would "adopt" a warship. Adopting...

Letters to the Editor

The abominable oyster Dear editor, P. Broadbent reminds us that "homosexuality is an abomination." (No gay disciple, Jan., 2001.) According to my King James Version of the...

A reader’s deconstruction of a Christmas illustration

Dear editor, The picture of the Madonna and Child in the Anglican Journal December issue, is rather unusual and probably offended some people. And yet...

Preaching a learned skill

Anglicans accountable Dear editor, I too was stunned when the judgment came down in the Lytton residential school case, finding the Anglican Church accountable for 60...

Letters to the editor

Call a referendumDear editor, Since Bishop Michael Ingham seems determined to overturn certain tenets of the Anglican Church by preparing to accept forms of marriage...

Letters to the editor

Episcopal projectiles welcome here Dear editor, In his comments regarding the consecration of two conservative American priests in Singapore (Consecrations Spark Outrage, March Journal), Primate Michael...

Appalled by comments

Appalled by comments Dear editor, I am appalled by the comments attributed to the dean of the Diocese of Calgary, Robert Pynn in Theologian...