Category Archives: christian demographics

How and Why Theology and Exegesis may Change : One Denomination’s’s Challenge.


Council of Bishops requests complaint against Talbert November 15, 2013 (Stained class is from Trinity Methodist Church, Grand Rapids, Mi, Fr. Orthohippo’s childhood church.) by United Methodist News Service Original Article By Heather Hahn* LAKE JUNALUSKA, N.C. (UMNS) — After … Continue reading

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United Methodists, Pessimism and God’s Surprises


This article applies to a number of denominations.  It is not unique with Methodists.  Elements of it can be found in various Catholic, Orthodox, Lutheran, Evangelical, and other Protestant groups, not to mention the various splinter groups. Fr. Orthohippo Being … Continue reading

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An effort with local Chinese church help at Chinese evangelism. How is your Church body doing?


English translation by Nina Tkachuk Dimas Chinese language for Seminarians During the 2013-2014 school year, with the blessing of Metropolitan Ignaty of Khabarovsk and Amur, full-time students at the Khabarovsk Seminary will be introduced to the Chinese language. The purpose … Continue reading

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Early Christianity in Sri Lanka and India


Early Christianity in Sri Lanka and India and Issues of Identity Sri Lanka (Ceylon) is a remarkable place to visit.  On a train ride from Columbo up to Kandy town, I watched a family, unlike all our American readers, mount … Continue reading

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Bishopess Katharine Jefferts Schori: Declining Numbers Maybe the Work of the Holy Spirit


How could such a thing be possible.  Although, in this article, it shows the ELCA Lutherans losing quite a bit more than the TEC Episcopalians. Of course, the ELCA is twice the size of TEC here in the USA. Now … Continue reading

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God died in Europe – Patriarch of the Serbian Orthodox Church Irinej


source-  http://www.kurir-info.rs Picture is from St. John the Apostle Anglican Church, Clinton, Township,  Michigan, USA where God is definitely not dead! Here is another view of Europe’s spiritual condition.  This one comes from the East.  One of the most interesting … Continue reading

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TREND: Young evangelicals becoming Catholics or joining other “High Church” traditions


From “The Christian Pundit” at   Sacred Page Here is an article with much to consider.  It does seem to be a trend, though not yet clear how large a trend. It definitely is significant, however. What it pinpoints should … Continue reading

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