Jayson D. Bradley has wise and important words to share at:http://www.relevantmagazine.com about why it remains important to stick with this challenging enterprise we call “church.”

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Over the years of my life as an Anglican, readers of the Scriptures in public worship have been instructed to conclude their reading in one of three ways.

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I understand that 17 posts on Reza Aslan’s Zealot: The Life And Times of Jesus of Nazareth may seem like a bit of over-kill.

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When Aslan moves on from dealing with the Gospel accounts of Jesus’ life to the writings of Paul, he makes a common, but largely discredited leap.

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Aslan’s understanding of “the Kingdom of God” is peculiar. He struggles to find evidence to support his determination that any teaching about “Kingdom” could only be understood as a call to the violent overthrow of existing powers.

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As part of the final session of our Clergy Conference this year, Conference leader Bishop Melissa Skelton invited us to engage in an exercise she calls, “Practice Writing about Identity.”

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Thursday 15 May 9:00 a.m.

In our final session yesterday morning Bishop Skelton opened the question how transformation takes place in the church.

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Wednesday 15 May 7:30 p.m.

In our final session last night, Bishop Skelton returned to the issue of identity.

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Wednesday 14 May 3:00 p.m.

Our afternoon sessions was taken up with comments from Bishop Logan followed by a question and answer period in which clergy were asked to raise any question at all.

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Wednesday 14 May 10:30 a.m.

Our second session this morning was a presentation by Gordon Harper of the Umbrella Society on addiction. http://www.umbrellasociety.ca/web/

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