When you listen to the arguments of Revisionists you hear that they believe God's will is as follows:
Affirming salvation through religious traditions other than Christianity
Requiring identical roles of males and females.
Requiring Affirmative Action to assure participation, at all levels, by every minority, including discrete ethnicities.
Affirming the termination of any unwanted pregnancy by abortion.
Affirming the termination of any marriage by divorce with no limit on subsequent marriages.
Affirming same sex sex through the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony   (read more...)
One bit of very exciting news to come out of yesterday's Call to Common Ministry meeting was an announcement by Fr. Tony Baron that Azuza Pacific University has agreed to offer M.Div and Certificate programs in the area of Anglican Studies. Programs at L.A. and San Diego campuses are scheduled to begin Spring 08 to help accommodate the recent revival of interest in the priesthood among Biblically orthodox Anglicans in Southern California. Further details forthcoming. Contact Fr. Tony Baron of St. Anne's Anglican in Oceanside or Azuza Pacific University School of Theology Dean, David Wright (see his blog)
Instead, speaking the truth in love, we will in all things grow up into him who is the Head, that is, Christ. From him the whole body, joined and held together by every supporting ligament, grows and builds itself up in love, as each part does its work. - Ephesians 4:15-16
What a blessing it was to observe the historic Call to Common Ministry meeting held at St. James, Newport Beach Saturday, June 2nd. For those wondering what this is all about, my understanding from yesterday is that an executive committee has now been formed, with the blessing of participating global south primates and bishops, whose job it will be to begin coordinating communications, programs, and initiatives in service to Common Cause Anglican churches throughout Southern California.   (read more...)