let a hundred flowers bloom ...
By Diogenes (articles ) | March 16, 2007 11:49 AM
... provided they're the same shade of pansy.
Episcopal Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori took the highly unusual step Thursday of invalidating the election of a bishop in the tradition-minded Diocese of South Carolina, which has rejected her authority because of her liberal theological outlook.
One prefers to celebrate diversity, as always, among one's own.
An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:
Dear reader: If you found the information on this page helpful in your pursuit of a better Catholic life, please support our work with a donation. Your donation will help us reach five million Truth-seeking readers worldwide this year. Thank you!
Our Fall Campaign
Progress toward our final 2013 goal ($22,856 to go, assuming receipt of matching funds):
All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!
Posted by: -
Mar. 16, 2007 5:43 PM ET USA
Of course, her grace and every other so-called Anglican priest of either gender possesses no ordination at all, unless they have secretly crept off to Belgium or someplace to have an Old Catholic bishop lay hands on them and break out the chrism. Sad that the charade has gone on for nearly 500 years, but it appears to be breaking apart just shy of the half-millennium.