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: June 2014
Monday, June 23, 2014Fred Phelps: what a sad, damaged person. What a wasted life. Only the rectification of God through the cross of his Son can retrieve anything good from this story. I am thinking a lot about rectification, which many biblical scholars now think is the best translation for the word justification in Paul the apostle's New Testament Greek. Only God can make right what has been wrong. That is the promise of the gospel.
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A truly shocking storyRegardless of one's position on legalized abortion, if this story does not shake us to the roots, I don't know what will. There is a great deal at stake here.
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Thursday, June 19, 2014
The Anglican poet-priest, the Klinghoffer uproar, and the Israeli-Palestinian conflictYou won't read anything more remarkable in the next few weeks than this.
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