EPISCOPALIAN POLEMIC, THE LONDON PRINTING PRESS AND ANGLO-SCOTTISH DIVERGENCE IN THE 1690s
- General Synod of the Scottish Episcopal Church. Guild, Ivor // Ecclesiastical Law Journal;Jan2012, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p111
The agenda seemed slight and uncontroversial. The General Assembly of the Church of Scotland had been stimulated by the debate on homosexual ministers but nothing in the programme of discussion for Synod seemed likely to spark such feeling and argument. The Anglican Covenant could excite members...
- Deposed Episcopal priest opens church with 400 members under new diocese. Baillou, Charles // New York Amsterdam News;10/29/94, Vol. 85 Issue 44, p8
Reports on Reverend Heron A. Sam's establishment of the Anglican Church of Saint Michael and All Angels in Brooklyn, New York City, with 400 members. Sam, a deposed Episcopal Church priest, as former pastor of the Church of Saint Mark; Sam's views on his church.
- Spong ordains homosexual. // Christianity Today;2/5/90, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p55
Reports on the controversial appointment of a practicing homosexual man to the priesthood, by Episcopal Bishop John Spong. Criticism of Spong's action by the Episcopal Synod of America (ESA).
- Hans W. Frei in context: A theological and historical memoir. Woolverton, John F. // Anglican Theological Review;Summer97, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p369
Reflects on the life and theology of Hans W. Frei, a priest in the Episcopal Church. Reticence about dismissing biblical accounts as incapable of maintaining an integrity of their own or as historically untrustworthy or both; Teaching career; Interpretation of history; Relationship with mentor...
- Two Denominations Prepare to Consider Ordination Reform. Harding, Rick // Advocate;4/9/91, Issue 574, p22
Reports that the U.S.-based Presbyterian and Episcopal churches plan to study the ordination of gay and lesbian clergy members. Details of the reports issued by the denominations; Implications for clergy policies of the Episcopal church.
- What's an Episcopalian? // Time;10/6/1961, Vol. 78 Issue 14, p54
The article reports that the House of Bishops and the House of Deputies of the Protestant Episcopal Church has finally agreed on the definition of Episcopalian according to three terms which include member, member in good standing and communicant in good standing.
- Tedium Yes, Ministration No. // Time;9/29/1961, Vol. 78 Issue 13, p67
The article reports on the tour of Episcopalian bishops, priests and laymen to the 20th century workingman in Detroit, Michigan. It notes that the tour was sponsored by the members of the Episcopalian human affairs commission and explained that the industrial workers were practically untouched...
- Scotland and female priests. // Christian Century;8/9/89-8/16/89, Vol. 106 Issue 23, p715
Reports that delegates to the General Synod of the Scottish Episcopal Church approved a measure allowing female priests from other churches in the Anglican Communion to celebrate communion in Scotland. The Episcopal Church in Scotland does not ordain women.
- Scottish Episcopal Church OKs sexually active gay priests. Wockner, Rex // Gay & Lesbian Times;3/31/2005, Issue 901, p34
Reports on the Scottish Episcopal Church's statement that it has no ban on sexually active gay priests. Certain dioceses in the U.S. Episcopal Church and the Anglican Church of Canada that have ordained non-celibate gay priests and blessed gay unions; Anglican leaders' call for the U.S. and...