Standing and Leaving
There has been a good deal of panic/anxiety lately over recently posted talks/reflections by bishop Stanton of Dallas and bishop Duncan of Pittsburg.
I think it has been overblown.
Both bishops said what they have said from the very beginning. The orthodox are not leaving. They are standing. If you read back over Network speeches and sermons you will see the same theme repeated time and time again. The decisions of GC2003 represent a departure from Christian faith and practice. From the very beginning AAC and Network leaders have said that they will stand within the clear stream of the scriptures and Christian tradition stretching back to the Apostles and Christ himself and not follow ECUSA into the brackish waters of heresy. The rest