The Common Good

Tom Ehrich

Tom Ehrich is a writer, church consultant and Episcopal priest based in New York. He is the author of Just Wondering, Jesus and founder of the Church Wellness Project. His website is www.morningwalkmedia.com. Follow Tom on Twitter @tomehrich. Tom's posts appear via RNS.

Blog Posts by Tom Ehrich

Posted by Tom Ehrich 3 days 1 min ago
Once the first person in America died from Ebola, the usual bigots and ideologues blamed it on President Obama, whom they loathe. Some suggested Obama deliberately allowed the virus into the U.S. for...
Posted by Tom Ehrich 1 week 2 days ago
News articles about turmoil at General Theological Seminary had immediate impact on those of us who attended Episcopal seminaries.But the news “went viral” far beyond that small coterie and for...
Posted by Tom Ehrich 2 weeks 2 days ago
General Theological Seminary’s campus in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan is everything you’d want in an urban seminary.Handsome buildings, a chapel at the center, quiet walkways in a noisy city...
Posted by Tom Ehrich 3 weeks 2 days ago
For one year, my wife and I are living 2,700 miles apart.She lives in a one-bedroom apartment here, south of San Francisco. Each weekday she walks two blocks to the home of our middle son and his...
Posted by Tom Ehrich 7 weeks 2 days ago
When churches conclude their summer hiatus and resume full-scale ministries this week, much will have changed from a year ago — outside their doors.Conditions might have changed inside, too. But it...