Faith Rules

An Episcopal Manual

Ian S. Markham with Samantha R. E. Gottlich

Apr/2016, 160 Pages, PAPERBACK, 5 x 7

ISBN-13: 9780819232977



Foreword by Presiding Bishop Michael B. Curry

• Modeled on Michael Pollan's best-selling Food Rules: An Eater's Manual

• This easy-to-use guide can be used as a confirmation resource, in a new member class, or adult study groups.

Ian S. Markham, Dean and President of Virginia Theological Seminary, introduces both the Christian faith and The Episcopal Church to the seeker and Episcopal laity in this indispensable manual. Each page in Faith Rules is Episcopal wisdom set in concise, straightforward language for anyone in the 21st century.

Ian S. Markham is Dean and President of Virginia Theological Seminary.  He is the author and editor of numerous books, including the coauthor of Episcopal Questions, Episcopal Answers and the solo author of Liturgical Life Principles, both from Morehouse Publishing.

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Ian S. Markham, is Dean and President of Virginia Theological Seminary. He has held positions at institutions of higher learning in both the United States and the United Kingdom, including the University of Exeter, from which he received his doctoral degree. He also holds a Master of Letters in Philosophy and Ethics from the University of Cambridge and a Bachelor of Divinity in Theology from the University of London. Markham serves as priest associate at St. Paul’s Church in Alexandria, Virginia, and is married to Lesley Markham; they have one son, Luke.

Samantha Gottlich is a graduate of Virginia Theological Seminary and active in ordained ministry in the Episcopal Diocese of Texas. She is the coauthor of Faith Rules: An Episcopal Manual.

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  • Episcopal
  • Spirituality
  • Confirmation

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