Message from The Rt. Rev. Audrey Scanlan, Episcopal Bishop of Central PA

February 2, 2017 Dear Members of the Episcopal Diocese of Central Pennsylvania, I have received a number of phone calls, text messages and emails in the past several days inviting my comment on last Friday’s Executive Order issued by President Donald Trump, titled “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States.”  On the … More Message from The Rt. Rev. Audrey Scanlan, Episcopal Bishop of Central PA

The Philadelphia Statement

By Wayne R. Shipman, Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia We, the constituent people of the United States of America, representing citizens, patriots, resident aliens, indigenous nations, and undocumented families of many nations; covering the broadest spectrum of age, gender orientation, religious beliefs, political affiliations, and financial wherewithal; hereby place our disappointments and expectations upon the … More The Philadelphia Statement

An Open Letter from Jewish and Christian Leaders on the Occasion of the Celebration of Christmas and Hanukkah

Shared by Dr. Jon Pahl, Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia An Open Letter from Jewish and Christian Leaders on the Occasion of the Celebration of Christmas and Hanukkah In the light that shines into our world through the events of Hanukkah and Christmas, we, Jewish and Christian colleagues, take this opportunity to express a word … More An Open Letter from Jewish and Christian Leaders on the Occasion of the Celebration of Christmas and Hanukkah