Fleming Rutledge is a preacher and teacher known throughout the US, Canada, and parts of the UK. She is the author of eight books, all from Eerdmans Publishing. Her most recent book, The Crucifixion: Understanding the Death of Jesus Christ, is the product of the work of a lifetime and is being described as a new classic on the subject.
One of the first women to be ordained to the priesthood of the Episcopal Church, she served for fourteen years on the clergy staff at Grace Church on Lower Broadway at Tenth Street, New York City.
Fleming and her husband celebrated their 50th anniversary in 2009 and have two daughters and two grandchildren. She is a native of Franklin, Virginia.
Discerning God's Work In The World: Tips From The Times For Preachers: Evangelicals for Social Action, posted 3/11/05
Saturday, March 12, 2005
Evangelicals for Social Action, posted 3/11/05Something is happening in the world of evangelicalism. For two days running the New York Times has had significant stories about a move to expand the evangelical agenda beyond abortion and same-sex unions. Who would have thought that, just a few years ago, the newspaper of record would have carried this news?
For three days, these two pieces have been among the Times' 10 most emailed articles.
Even so, this hopeful move has already been attacked by Focus on the Family, which for all its genuine wisdom about child-raising has become more and more ferocious and mean-spirited about the larger agenda.
Here are the links:
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