A Good Story: Narrative as Theodicy

“If God, why evil?” When men first announced the death of God these four, short, stabbing, syllables were thought to be the nails in the Creator’s coffin. This riddle may not have been the instrumental cause of his death, but it was certainly thought that it would prevent any future resurrection on his part. Unfortunately for them, scoffers have a [...]

By |2020-07-27T14:13:46-05:00August 6th, 2020|Categories: Opinion, Theology|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Another “Anglicostal” Journey: The Spirit and the Body

Recently, Fr. Bryan Wandel wrote about how his Pentecostal faith set him up for the Anglican Church. Because I have similar sentiments, I shared it with several of my Pentecostal friends, and I recommend that you read the post. However, if I might add personal reflection to Wandel’s piece from my own journey, it is this: “As a Pentecostal, I [...]

“Anglicostal”: How Pentecostal Faith Prepared Me for the Anglican Church

This post is a part of Rookie Anglican, a blog dedicated to Making Anglicanism Accessible. At my ordination, the bishop gave me the option of kneeling or laying prostrate while he prayed over me. Laying face-down in a worship service in front of hundreds of people? That might seem odd, but for me it was a no-brainer. As a Pentecostal, [...]

By |2019-01-04T22:37:35-06:00August 29th, 2017|Categories: Anglicanism|Tags: , , , , , , , |5 Comments

An Anglican Spider Bite: My Journey into the Anglican Way

This post is a part of Rookie Anglican, a blog dedicated to making Anglicanism accessible. An Anglican Spider Bite My Anglican journey began in a class about the theology of the early Church – specifically, with a particular article. Before we read J.N.D. Kelly’s Early Christian Doctrines, our professor wanted us to read a short biographical article on him by [...]

My Anglican Journey – by Sunita Theiss

The best way to describe my journey to Anglicanism is to say that I stumbled into it. But before I get to the Anglican part, I have to talk about my journey to becoming a Christian. My Christian Journey I grew up in an Indian Hindu family, and my first experience attending church was in high school. A friend invited [...]

By |2019-01-04T22:38:23-06:00February 2nd, 2017|Categories: Anglicanism|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments
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