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
Monday, April 11, 2005What's wrong with this picture?
From The New York Times April 11, 2005:
Insurgent attacks on Allied forces have dropped to 30 or 40 a day, down from an average daily peak of 140 before the Jan. 30 elections.
36 American troops died in Iraq in March, the lowest monthly toll since 21 died in Feb. 2004.
Insurgent attacks now are aimed at killing Iraqi civilians and security forces, and are being planned with sinister care and timing to take place outside schools, clinics...
The Pentagon is planning significant troop reductions by early next year...despite cautionary notes, there is a consensus emerging about several positive trends, say senior Department of Defense officials.
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