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 2 days 2 hours ago
A recent survey found that 57 percent of Republicans agreed that Christianity should be established as the United States’ national religion.Not only would this violate the clear...
Posted by Tom Ehrich 3 weeks 1 day ago
Despite the fuming of a former Republican governor, President Obama didn’t offend “every believing Christian in the United States” when he noted at a national prayer breakfast that we, too, “...
Posted by Tom Ehrich 5 weeks 2 days ago
Apocalypse or snowstorm? For a nervous few days, we worried that life as we know it in New York would be undone by a monster blizzard.As it turned out, we didn’t get the feared 36 inches. But as we...
Posted by Tom Ehrich 7 weeks 2 days ago
While a new Congress relentlessly pursued its ideological agenda to trim government and reward its big-money patrons, a vastly more complicated world intruded:In Maryland, a bishop reportedly driving...
Posted by Tom Ehrich 11 weeks 1 day ago
I had just started as pastor of a large church when a key leader took me aside and said I was free to preach about anything I wanted, except homosexuality.He didn’t want to hear any sermons...