From The New York Times:
Rev. Forrest Church, Who Embraced a Gospel of Service, Dies at 61
By WILLIAM GRIMES
The Rev. Forrest Church, a longtime pastor at the Unitarian Church of All Souls on the Upper East Side who spent the last three years of his life, after being told he had terminal cancer, articulating a philosophy of death and dying and a complete expression of his liberal theology in two books, died on Thursday in Manhattan. He was 61. The cause was complications of esophogeal cancer, said his wife, Carolyn Buck Luce.
As the senior minister to the liberal and affluent All Souls congregation since 1978, Mr. Church preached a...