Author Archives: rwfranklin

Homily for Congressional Episcopalians June 21, 2018

This is the homily I offered at the Morning Prayer Service on Capitol Hill this past Thursday.  In the name of our loving God. Amen. In a week when the shouting from all sides has been deafen-ing, I invite you … Continue reading

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A Statement by The Rt. Rev. R. William Franklin on the Forced Separation of Children from their Parents

Children separated from their parents, tagged with numbers, herded onto vans and buses, transported to “detention centers.” Consider that scene. Taken from the only parent they have ever known. Branded with a number. Transported to large facilities where they are … Continue reading

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Our Seminaries Are Crucial For The Future Of Our Church

Remarks On The Eve of Commencement at The General Theological Seminary Thank you to the President and Dean, Kurt Dunkle, to the faculty, and the Board of Trustees of The General Theological Seminary for awarding me an honorary Doctor of … Continue reading

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