Tidings of Discomfort and Joy

In breaking with The Episcopal Church, many Anglican congregations have lost beautiful buildings but gained something greater…

World Mag:

A scorched earth policy. That’s how Anglicans who have left The Episcopal Church (TEC) and its endorsement of unbiblical beliefs and actions often describe TEC’s response. From depressed Binghamton, N.Y., to affluent Newport Beach, Calif., TEC leaders have fought dozens of court battles to force congregations leaving the denomination to forfeit the buildings they, their parents, and their grandparents paid for…

Read more on this  scorched earth policy here.

 

2 thoughts on “Tidings of Discomfort and Joy

  1. A church building is simply nothing without the “believers” themselves who worship therein! Sadly whatever TEC is, it is far from the fullness of the historical and creedal Anglican Communion!

    “For people will be lovers of self, lovers of money, proud, arrogant, abusive, disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, unholy, heartless, unappeasable, slanderous, without self-control, brutal, not loving good, treacherous, reckless, swollen with conceit, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God, having the appearance of godliness, but denying its power. Avoid such people.” (2 Tim. 2: 2-5, ESV) Whew! Amazing that this is speaking of the visible church! And surely in our time we see are seeing even more of it!

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