For some people in the Anglican Communion, “diversity is a problem.”
Episcopal News Service posted this story, in which the Rev. Canon Kenneth Kearon, secretary general of the Anglican Communion, decried the diversity in the Anglican Communion. Katie Sherrod has an account of Canon Kearon’s egregious statement to our Executive Council.
For other people, reaching across boundaries reveals unity and community.
I think there’s a parable in this amazing video. I give thanks to Padre Mickey for finding it and Fran for having the good judgment to share it further.
Please watch this four-minute video here or at YouTube. If you can do so without being deeply moved, you are a tougher person than I.
Now … shall we discuss the real meaning of “bonds of affection”?
Would the primates of the Anglican Communion recognize bonds as strong as that man and that gorilla? If not, there is no hope for the thing called the Anglican Communion.