First posted on Episcopal Cafe, October, 2016.
In my generation, Joan would have been a history professor. Her mind was sharp; her critical edge for weighing evidence, instinctive. 1,450 more words
“The playfulness of the child, the saint, and of God are alike in this; that they are all actions in the mood of eternity rather than the mood of time. 434 more words
Being a serious glutton for all things knowable, I once took a seminary class on the history of the doctrine of the Trinity. It was hours and hours of the immanent Trinity versus the economic Trinity, and what this or that theologian thinks and why the others think he or she is wrong. 1,005 more words