Historic Episcopate

I was humbled when my comments on jakebouma.com turned into an impromptu blog post of its own. Since Jake’s readership blows mine out of the water, I felt it necessary to rectify a lack of information I admitted about the Historic Episcopate. I’m confident that zero people really care about the nuances of this religious doctrine. However, it’s my duty as a Lutheran to find out.

The most helpful source was a 1999 Lutheran Magazine article that was written prior to the ELCA Churchwide Assembly in August of that year. Seems to do a good job of balancing both sides of the argument, as it pertained to the Call to Common Mission (CCM) agreement with the Episcopalians.

Other helpful sites included:

ELCA.org

LutherLink Meeting

WIkipedia

And, for those who have made it this far…a gratuitous picture of my youngest son, Evan, up at Lake Okoboji this past weekend.

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One Response to Historic Episcopate

  1. Kara says:

    do you have more pics from okaboj?

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