Putting the Fire in the Fireplace: Anglicanism and the Holy Spirit

A fireplace exists to hold a fire. Without fire, a fireplace merely becomes a cold ornamental shell. Likewise, fire without a fireplace, can easily become wildfire having no container. The Anglican tradition is kind of like a fireplace that is meant to provide a structure or a foundation for a lively faith that allows us to be open to the [...]

By |2019-05-30T22:18:22-05:00May 30th, 2019|Categories: Anglicanism, Theology|Tags: , |1 Comment

Whatever happened to the Anglican Via Media?

Reclaiming the Via Media The Via Media stands as one of Anglicanism’s greatest gifts to the world. However, as I view the North America context, it seems that much of Anglicanism here has lost its Via Media lately. Too often contemporary Anglicanism feels politicized and polarizing, leaving little room for those of us in the middle, but as we look to both the past and [...]

By |2020-05-19T14:12:51-05:00January 30th, 2018|Categories: Anglicanism, History, Theology|Tags: , , |6 Comments

The Appeal of the Anglican Tradition – by Brandon LeTourneau

This post is a part of Rookie Anglican, a blog dedicated to Making Anglicanism Accessible. “that they may all be one, just as you, Father, are in me, and I in you, that they also may be in us, so that the world may believe that you have sent me” John 17:21 The Christian Faith is a vast sea full [...]