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    • Publication date:24 Jan 2019

Following the Way of Jesus

A clarion call to join the Jesus movement

By Bishop Michael B. Curry

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Jesus did not establish an institution... he began a movement, fuelled by
his Spirit, to change the face of the earth from the nightmare it often is into the dream that God intends.

Michael Curry leads off with a clarion call for us to join the Jesus Movement. A team of the Episcopal Church's brightest stars follow up with reflections on the practice of ministry in light of the movement: Sara Miles on encountering the "other," Rob Wright on adaptive leadership, Broderick Greer on reconciliation, Anthony Guillen on new ministries, Megan Castellan on evangelism, and Kellan Day on ministry with young people. Diana Butler Bass closes with a word on making the world whole. Christians have been following Jesus together for some 2000 years - these leaders help to illuminate how we follow him in our time.

Biographical Notes

The Most Rev. Michael Bruce Curry is the 27th Presiding Bishop and Primate of the Episcopal Church of the United States of America. He is the Chief Pastor and serves as President and Chief Executive Officer, and as Chair of the Executive Council. In 2018, he preached at the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.

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