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: May 2010
Sunday, May 09, 2010
Defending the Roman Catholic ChurchNicholas Kristof, the Rhodes Scholar who has written so well for so long about Darfur, crimes against women, genocide, and other topics related to human rights, has been publishing columns for years in which he lauds the work of evangelicals on the ground in Africa and other places where there is crisis. Now he is defending the Roman Catholic Church in a time when most journalists are hunting with the hounds. Here is a column he recently wrote about the heroism of some of its priests and nuns:
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Saturday, May 08, 2010
A genuine hero to celebrateThe story of Sheena Duncan needs to be told over and over. Note especially the words of Nelson Mandela writing to Sheena:
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