Senior ecumenical panel to discuss Joint Declaration on the Doctrine of Justification

Posted on: March 27, 2019 The Presidents of the Lutheran World Federation, Christian Krause, and the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, Cardinal Edward Idris Cassidy, sign the Joint Declaration on the Doctrine of Justification at St Anna’s Lutheran Church in Augsburg, Germany, on 31 October 31 1999. The document has since been adopted or … Continue reading “Senior ecumenical panel to discuss Joint Declaration on the Doctrine of Justification”

Rare 700-year-old Bible returns to Canterbury Cathedral, five centuries after it was removed

Posted on: August 3, 2018 A rare medieval Bible has been returned to Canterbury Cathedral, the mother church of the worldwide Anglican Communion, some 500 years after it was removed. The Lyghfield Bible – named after the 16 Century monk who once owned it – was amongst a number of items removed from the cathedral’s … Continue reading “Rare 700-year-old Bible returns to Canterbury Cathedral, five centuries after it was removed”

Unbelievable, Why Neither Ancient Creeds Nor the Reformation Can Produce a Living Faith Today

UNBELIEVABLE, Why Neither Ancient Creeds Nor the Reformation Can Produce a Living Faith Today by John Shelby Spong   HarperOne, Toronto, ON. $31.00 CAD. Feb. 2018. 319 pages. ISBN #978-0-06-264129-9 Publisher’s Promo: Five hundred years after Martin Luther and his Ninety-Five Theses ushered in the Reformation, bestselling author and controversial bishop and teacher John Shelby … Continue reading “Unbelievable, Why Neither Ancient Creeds Nor the Reformation Can Produce a Living Faith Today”