CLIENTS IN THE NEWS

The Christian Century– To prevent abuse and coverups, the church needs to empower laypeople
The Washington Post– The Episcopal Church will revise its beloved prayer book but doesn’t know when
Religion News Service – Episcopalians Move to Change Their Words for God
Religion News Service – Episcopal Church Needs to Look for #MeToo in the Details
The Washington Post – Is God male? The Episcopal Church debates whether to change its Book of Common Prayer.
Religion News Service – Episcopalians reflect on staying power of ‘the sermon that stole the show’
The Washington Post – Why Meghan Markle, raised a Christian, still got baptized before her royal wedding
Erie Times-News – Erie Bishop’s Ministry Could Expand to New York
The Morning Call (PA) – Welcoming Dreamers the Obvious Choice
Church Times – One Nation Divided Under God
Erie Times-News – Christians Must Stand Against Racial Intolerance
New York Times – Texas Bathroom Bill Has Emotions, and Stakes, Running High
Texas Tribune – National Episcopal Church Urges Defeat of Texas Bathroom Bill
Christian Century – Episcopal Divinity School to join Union seminary in New York
The Erie Times News (PA) – Bishop Sean Rowe, Follow the Truth
The Indianapolis Star (IN) – Indy’s new Episcopal bishop heard the voice of God across the street from the White House
The Christian Century – Tempted by the favors of power
Associated Press – Most religious groups come out against Trump refugee order
The Washington Post – A church was defaced with ‘Trump Nation, White Only.’ The community had a different message
Religion News Service – Why reconciliation with President-elect Trump may be impossible for some Christians
The Morning Call (PA) – Rt. Rev. Sean W. Rowe: Reconciliation after Trump’s election still allows for dissent
Episcopal News Service – CDSP prepares seminarians for public life
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (PA) – Episcopal bishops support ban on anti-gay bias
Religion News Service – A bicyclist dead, the Episcopal Church takes a hard look at alcohol
The Baltimore Sun (MD) – Episcopal Church in ‘denial’ over addiction, leader says
Burlington Free Press (VT) – Opinion: Require background checks
The Washington Post – Manslaughter charge prompts church to examine relationship with alcohol
Baltimore Brew (MD) – Episcopal leader calls for changes in bishop selection, attitudes to alcohol
The Morning Call (PA) – Rt. Rev. Sean Rowe: Shining light of Christ’s birth pierces the darkness
Religion News Service – Commentary: Christians worship a child who fled violence in his home country
Yahoo! News – Transgender rights make quiet advances in US
Univision Chicago (IL) – Marchan contra la violencia
Religion News Service – Conservative Anglican leaders back Uganda anti-gay law
Religion News Service – The bad theology behind opposing the contraception mandate
Detroit Free Press (MI) – Head of Southeast Michigan Episcopal Church backs same-sex marriage
The Plain Dealer (OH) – Ohio House Republicans should walk away from bills aimed at decreasing the ease of voting in Ohio
Crain’s Chicago Business (IL) – What the Bible, Obamacare and reproductive rights don’t have in common
Erie Times-News (PA) – Hearts are broken, but will is strong
Religion News Service – The church’s role in, and against, homophobia across Africa
Religion Dispatches – Religious Leaders: Time to End Silence on Reproductive Justice
Huffington Post – A Prayer for Action, One Year After Sandy Hook
Star-Ledger (NJ) – N.J. Congressmen have pivotal role in gun bill: Opinion
The Washington Post – At christening, Prince George becomes Church of England’s newest member – and its future head
The Washington Post – Gerald and Betty Fords’ estate sale: Pipes, polos and lots of elephants
The Washington Post – Marchers urge Congress to pass immigration reform; several congressmen arrested
Star Tribune (MN) – The shame of the Catholic workplace
MSNBC – A new era at the Vatican?
Charlotte Observer (NC) – Don’t weaken background check laws
Huffington Post – Catholic Church Unfriendly to LGBT People? No, Living a Split Reality
Huffington Post – Lay Catholics Are Changing the Hierarchy’s Position on Same-Sex Relationships
CNN – My Take: The thin line between God and guns
New York Times – If the Church is serious about welcoming gays…
USA Today – U.S. Catholics hopeful, but wary, of new Pope Francis
Anglican Communion News Service – Episcopal Church leaders commit to challenging gun violence
USA Today – Bless those brackets: Lent devotion gets a sporty spin
The New York Times – The last holdout in New England, Rhode Island weighs gay marriage
Religion and Ethics Newsweekly – Inauguration perspectives of people of faith
The Washington Post – Faith leaders launch gun control push
The Washington Post – The religious left needs strong moral issues
The Washington Post – Peace begins in the gay-friendly home
New York Daily News – Pope Benedict denounces gay marriage during his annual Christmas message
Huffington Post – Pope Benedict takes anti-gay marriage to new level in Christmas speech on family values