“Christ is risen! Earth and heaven never more shall be the same.”

  Images via https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christ_in_Glory_in_the_Tetramorph and http://www.stmatthewsnorthampton.org.uk/latest_news_article_57.shtml “Christ is risen! Earth and heaven never more shall be the same.” By Fred Hiltz, Archbishop and Primate on April 17, 2019 Facebook Twitter email Last week I invited you to pray the Litany of Reconciliation offered daily within the ruins of the medieval cathedral in Coventry.  Lying completely open … Continue reading ““Christ is risen! Earth and heaven never more shall be the same.””

Evangelically-raised students ‘come home’ to Anglican tradition

By Tali Folkins April 15, 2019 Note: In a companion piece to this article, the three current and recent theological students cited below talk about why they aspire to the priesthood in a time of uncertainty for the church. When the Anglican Journal spoke with Christine Ivy, Tom Hubschmid and Caleb Upton, it became apparent … Continue reading “Evangelically-raised students ‘come home’ to Anglican tradition”

‘God just places the call on your heart’: Theology students aspire to an uncertain future

By Tali Folkins April 15, 2019 Note: Ivy, Hubschmid and Upton, none of whom were raised as Anglicans, explain what brought them to Anglicanism in a companion piece to this article.  Hearing the call in a secular age Christine Ivy always knew that becoming a priest would mean uncertain career prospects. But she began to … Continue reading “‘God just places the call on your heart’: Theology students aspire to an uncertain future”

Easter eyes: life in the midst of spiritual crisis

By  Michael Thompson April 11, 2019 When, on Friday, at the cross, the centurion gasps, “Truly this man was God’s Son,” he is not only telling us what his heart says about Jesus. He is also telling us what his heart says about spiritual authority in Jerusalem, a city in crisis, contested by two divine … Continue reading “Easter eyes: life in the midst of spiritual crisis”

Why all the fuss about Discipleship?

The Revd Canon Dr Stephen Spencer 08 April 2019  The Director for Theological Education at the Anglican Communion Office, the Revd Canon Dr Stephen Spencer, unpacks Intentional Discipleship. The Season of Intentional Discipleship is a movement taking hold in many dioceses of the Anglican Communion. A recent report on the movement, Intentional Discipleship and Disciple-Making (ACC 2016), describes … Continue reading “Why all the fuss about Discipleship?”