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Presbyterians at the Crossroads: Part Two

APRIL 2012: ESSAY by David L. Stubbs Editors' note: In the March 2012 issue of Perspectives, David Stubbs explored recent developments within the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), particularly the emergence of the Fellowship of Presbyterians and the Evangelical Covenant Order, focusing…
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To Vote or Not to Vote

"So...did you vote? " Normally, my response to that question would be a quick, "Yes, of course." Voting is a civic privilege and responsibility that I never take for granted. But since the question arose while I was sharing dessert…
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Risking Beauty at the AAR

Those who are familiar with "the AAR" (shorthand for the 9,000-person annual joint meeting of the American Academy of Religion and the Society of Biblical Literature) know that it offers a fascinating pastiche of tones and colors. Eastern Orthodox sisters…