Failing and Flourishing

@article{Mcgowan2018FailingAF,
  title={Failing and Flourishing},
  author={Andrew Mcgowan},
  journal={Journal of Anglican Studies},
  year={2018},
  volume={16},
  pages={77 - 82}
}
  • A. Mcgowan
  • Published 1 November 2018
  • Political Science
  • Journal of Anglican Studies
The Episcopal Church (TEC) recently held its remarkable General Convention in Austin, Texas. Part synod, part trade exhibition, and part extended family reunion, the event described as one of the largest democratic legislative gatherings in the world brought more than 3000 people together in an apparent display of energy and confidence. Its work included taking positions on the wider issues of immigration, Israel-Palestine, and the ecological crisis. There were also the more inhouse questions… 

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