Weekend Roundup for August 13

The Lambeth Conference has finished up, but now bishops and others are processing things plus lots of other interesting items this week from around the church and the wider world of faith.

Episcopal Church

Another great article on the power of hymn singing https://earthandaltarmag.com/posts/what-you-do-is-sing-a-conversation-with-jeremy-david-tarrant

 

Lambeth Conference

A look at Lambeth from the social media of several Episcopal Church bishops https://www.episcopalnewsservice.org/2022/08/08/a-look-back-at-the-2022-lambeth-conference-through-bishops-social-media-shapshots/

A well done video sharing thoughts and perspectives of bishops around the world on their Lambeth Experience https://youtu.be/gH3KPP_0QVM

The always thoughtful bishop Peter Carrell of New Zealand reflects on where the communion might be headed http://anglicandownunder.blogspot.com/2022/08/lambeth-conference-2022-outstanding.html 

Bosco Peters from the Liturgy website tilts at his favorite windmill, formalizing the role of common prayer within Anglican identity https://liturgy.co.nz/worship-in-anglican-identity

 

Other Interesting Items

A personal reflection on belonging to a closing church https://www.crisismagazine.com/2022/the-life-and-death-of-a-catholic-community

What does it mean to love God with our minds? https://www.psephizo.com/life-ministry/what-does-it-mean-to-love-god-with-our-minds/

Some highlights from the Churchwide Assembly (think General Convention) of our communion partner, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. https://religionnews.com/2022/08/12/5-things-you-need-to-know-from-the-elca-churchwide-assembly/

A new app has arrived that seeks to connect performers and artists who need space to churches that have space to tent https://religionnews.com/2022/08/11/sanctuaries-become-art-hubs-thanks-to-new-space-sharing-site/

From Canada: Pope’s apology ‘small first step’ toward healing—but concrete action still needed, Catholic-raised Indigenous Anglicans say https://anglicanjournal.com/popes-apology-small-first-step-toward-healing-but-concrete-action-still-needed-catholic-raised-indigenous-anglicans-say/

About that evangelical church ripping off Hamilton https://religiondispatches.org/despite-vastly-different-values-evangelical-hamilton-connects-secular-left-and-christian-right/ 

 


image: I just really like this photo of crosses in the sky

 

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