The Terrible Texts: Be Fruitful and Multiply and Subdue the Earth (Originally posted August 2003)

Column by Bishop John Shelby Spong on December, 22 2016

Christians have never been significantly committed to the preservation of our common environment. Ecological concerns are present in Church life, but they never quite make it to the top …

Thoughts While Listening to America’s Health Care Debate

Column by Bishop John Shelby Spong on March, 20 2014

We had one of our closest personal friends to dinner recently. He is a stock analyst, a very successful and wealthy man with a passion for understanding the economy. …

Milton Reese LeRoy, 1922-2010

Column by Bishop John Shelby Spong on February, 3 2011

He was competent, but gentle; successful, but not aggressive; genuine without being pretentious.  His name was Milton Reese LeRoy.  He graduated from Clemson University in South Carolina in 1943 as …