Episcopal/Anglican News

Published: Mon, 02/19/2018 - 4:14pm
From: Episcopal News Service
The floor will need to be repaired and reinforced where a fire was set in the St. Thomas’ church hall on the Cheyenne River Reservation in South Dakota. Photo: Margaret Watson [Episcopal News Service] An Episcopal mission church building in South Dakota was damaged recently by a fire set by...
Published: Mon, 02/19/2018 - 12:40pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] An organization that campaigns for an end to rules that prevent asylum seekers in Ireland from cooking their own food has found a new home in Dublin’s Christ Church Cathedral. Christ Church was been designated as Ireland’s first “Cathedral of Sanctuary...
Published: Mon, 02/19/2018 - 12:34pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] Anglican provinces around the world have responded positively to Pope Francis’ call for an ecumenical day of prayer and fasting for peace, with a particular focus on South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo. The pope made his call during his traditional...
Published: Mon, 02/19/2018 - 11:31am
From: Anglican Communion News
An organisation campaigning for the right of asylum seekers to cook their own food is running a café in Dublin’s Christ Church Cathedral.
Published: Mon, 02/19/2018 - 9:49am
From: Anglican Communion News
Services of lamentation are being planned at churches across the US after 17 people students and staff were killed at a Florida high school.
Published: Mon, 02/19/2018 - 7:04am
From: Anglican Communion News
Anglican provinces around the world have responded positively to Pope Francis’ call for an ecumenical day of prayer and fasting for peace.
Published: Fri, 02/16/2018 - 2:27pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Episcopal News Service] Episcopal bishops are arranging for services of lamentation at churches around the country in the wake of the shooting at a Florida high school that left 17 students and faculty members dead, and the bishops and other church leaders are calling for political action against...
Published: Fri, 02/16/2018 - 12:49pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] In a wide-ranging interview with the Church Times to mark five years in office, the archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has said that the Anglican Communion is in “a better place” than it was five years ago. He described the question as “a hostage to fortune,”...
Published: Fri, 02/16/2018 - 12:42pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] Members of the Anglican Communion’s new Inter Faith Commission will gather for their first meeting next week in Cairo, Egypt. The AIFC was requested by the Anglican Consultative Council when they met in Lusaka in 2016, and launched at the Primates’ Meeting in...
Published: Fri, 02/16/2018 - 11:05am
From: Episcopal News Service
Contractors hoist a vessel displaced by Hurricane Irma at Boot Key Harbor City Marina in Marathon, Florida, Oct. 11. Response crews from the U.S. Coast Guard, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, and the Environmental Protection Agency have managed vessel removal operations with a...
Published: Fri, 02/16/2018 - 11:04am
From: Episcopal News Service
« L’Offrande du Vendredi Saint est un moyen pour l’Église épiscopale de soutenir le ministère continu d’amour et compassion que nos sœurs et frères anglicans mènent à bien dans toute la Province de Jérusalem et du Moyen-Orient », a écrit l’Évêque Primat Michael Curry aux évêques et au clergé de l’...
Published: Fri, 02/16/2018 - 11:02am
From: Episcopal News Service
“La Ofrenda del Viernes Santo es una manera en que nosotros en la Iglesia Episcopal apoyamos la continuidad del ministerio de amor y compasión que llevan a cabo nuestros hermanos y hermanas anglicanos a lo largo de la Provincia de Jerusalén y el Oriente Medio”, escribió el Obispo Presidente y...
Published: Fri, 02/16/2018 - 10:32am
From: Anglican Communion News
Bishop Maimbo Mndolwa of the Diocese of Tanga has been elected as the next Archbishop and Primate of the Anglican Church of Tanzania.
Published: Fri, 02/16/2018 - 9:50am
From: Anglican Communion News
In an interview with the Church Times, Archbishop Justin says the Anglican Communion is in “a better place” than it was five years ago.
Published: Fri, 02/16/2018 - 9:07am
From: Anglican Communion News
A “myth-busting” Bible study has been published by CMS in response to a survey showing why Christians don't get involved in mission.
Published: Fri, 02/16/2018 - 8:00am
From: Anglican Communion News
Members of the Anglican Communion’s new Inter Faith Commission will gather for their first meeting next week, in Cairo, Egypt.
Published: Fri, 02/16/2018 - 4:47am
From: Anglican Communion News
Presiding Bishop Michael Curry has given an impassioned lecture on why his US-based Episcopal Church needs worldwide Anglicanism.
Published: Thu, 02/15/2018 - 6:16pm
From: Episcopal News Service
Deborah Danner, a lifelong Episcopalian, died in a police shooting in October 2016. Photo courtesy of Church of the Heavenly Rest [Episcopal News Service] A judge ruled Feb. 15 that New York Police Department Sgt. Hugh Barry was not guilty of all charges related to the death of Deborah Danner, a...
Published: Thu, 02/15/2018 - 3:36pm
From: Episcopal News Service
Ciara Lillie, site manager, right, and Kathy Bogie, executive director, sit on the front porch swing at Magdalene House Kerrville, a two-year residential post-incarceration aftercare program for women who have been victimized by human trafficking, prostitution, addiction and/or abuse. Photo: Laura...
Published: Thu, 02/15/2018 - 1:04pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] As Cyclone Gita headed towards Tonga last weekend, a group of young Anglicans gathered at All Saints Church in Fasi, Nuku’alofa, to prepare their response. They had received training in geographic information systems – or GIS – and knew how to use it to carry out...