Withdrawal from TEC confirmed in SC

Withdrawal from TEC confirmed in SC

There are 5 comments on the Thinking Anglicans story from Nov 17, 2012, titled Withdrawal from TEC confirmed in SC. In it, Thinking Anglicans reports that:

The majority of South Carolina Episcopalians who attended a special convention at St. Philip’s Church here Nov. 17 affirmed actions by Bishop Mark Lawrence and the diocesan Standing Committee a month ago to disaffiliate the diocese from the Episcopal Church ...

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“... truth will out.”

Since: May 08

Stratford, Connecticut.

#1 Nov 18, 2012
from Thinking Anglicans:

"Those actions took place after Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori restricted Lawrence’s ministry on Oct. 17 after the church’s Disciplinary Board for Bishops certified to her that he had abandoned the Episcopal Church 'by an open renunciation of the discipline of the church.'

"On that same day, the Standing Committee announced that the action of the Disciplinary Board 'triggered two pre-existing corporate resolutions of the diocese, which simultaneously disaffiliated the diocese from the Episcopal Church and called a special convention.'

"The bishop referred to the special convention as 'the Valley of Decision' during his address and asserted,'It is time to turn the page ...'"

If TEC was a book, it wouldn't be a best seller.

“The Kingdom of God Begins NOW!”

Since: May 07

The Mountain Empire

#2 Nov 18, 2012
I don't know, you seem to always have your nose on the wrong side of news so I'd say it's a best seller.

God know it's easier to point your little dirty fingers than to get off your sanctimonious ass and contribute to the Kingdom of God.

God bless, you need it and a lot of it, then maybe you'll know God.....

“... truth will out.”

Since: May 08

Stratford, Connecticut.

#3 Nov 18, 2012
MiddleWay wrote:
I don't know, you seem to always have your nose on the wrong side of news so I'd say it's a best seller ...
TEC's empty pews prove no one's buying what Shori et al are selling.

“The Kingdom of God Begins NOW!”

Since: May 07

The Mountain Empire

#4 Nov 19, 2012
Joe DeCaro wrote:
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TEC's empty pews prove no one's buying what Shori et al are selling.
That must go for the Pope as well, letting all those child molesters free to harm more..........

“... truth will out.”

Since: May 08

Stratford, Connecticut.

#5 Nov 19, 2012
MiddleWay wrote:
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That must go for the Pope as well ...
... it does, but that doesn't change what's happening to TEC in SC.

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