Episcopal/Anglican News

Published: Fri, 08/17/2018 - 12:09pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] Christians from different denominations will take part in a pilgrimage from Assisi to the COP24 U.N. climate change conference in Poland, after a two-day ecumenical prayer event. The Season of Creation began as an initiative from the Ecumenical Patriarch Demetrios...
Published: Fri, 08/17/2018 - 12:06pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] The Holy Ghost Anglican Church in Genoa, Italy, says that its members living near the site of a collapsed motorway bridge have all been reported safe. But it says that “there is a concern for all who are bereaved, injured or missing.” At least 39 people were killed...
Published: Fri, 08/17/2018 - 10:14am
From: Anglican Communion News
An ecumenical group of Christians will take part in a pilgrimage from Assisi to the COP24 annual UN climate change conference in Poland.
Published: Fri, 08/17/2018 - 7:31am
From: Anglican Communion News
The Holy Ghost Anglican Church in Genoa says that its members living near the collapsed Morandi bridge have all been reported safe.
Published: Fri, 08/17/2018 - 5:35am
From: Anglican Communion News
Stewardship, church growth and evangelism will be explored at a conference designed to strengthen US-based Latino / Hispanic congregations.
Published: Thu, 08/16/2018 - 12:27pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] Moves to re-open St. Mary’s Cathedral in Taranaki on New Zealand’s North Island have moved a step closer after receiving local approval for structural improvements that have been described as a best-practice blueprint that could be applied to other heritage...
Published: Thu, 08/16/2018 - 10:55am
From: Episcopal News Service
[Episcopal News Service] The “least likely” friendship in the House of Bishops between the Episcopal Church’s oldest active diocesan bishop and its youngest has fostered a first-of-its-kind collaborative experiment that could point to the future shape and feel of dioceses. Western New York Bishop...
Published: Thu, 08/16/2018 - 9:53am
From: Anglican Communion News
Moves to re-open St Mary’s Cathedral in Taranaki, New Zealand, move a step closer after Resource Consent was granted for the proposals.
Published: Thu, 08/16/2018 - 6:57am
From: Anglican Communion News
Faith leaders can play a vital role achieving change, the Diocese of Melbourne’s first Violence against Women program manager said.
Published: Wed, 08/15/2018 - 5:27pm
From: Episcopal News Service
The Rev. Cathleen Chittenden Bascom, left, the Rev. Martha N. Macgill and the Rev. Helen Svoboda-Barber are candidates for 10th bishop of the Diocese of Kansas. The election is set for Oct. 19 in Topeka. Photo: Diocese of Kansas [Episcopal Diocese of Kansas] In a first for the Episcopal Church, the...
Published: Wed, 08/15/2018 - 5:06pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[15 de agosto de 2018] El Rdo. Canónigo Michael Barlowe, secretario de la Convención General, ha anunciado que el Resumen de las acciones de la 79.a Convención General está ahora disponible en línea en el sitio web de la Convención General, aquí. Puede acceder al texto de las resoluciones en la...
Published: Wed, 08/15/2018 - 2:34pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Episcopal News Service] There are times when the Episcopal – and Anglican – tendency toward compromise makes for differing interpretations on how far the church’s big tent has been stretched, and what it all means for the people seeking shelter under its flaps. The latest example is the recent...
Published: Wed, 08/15/2018 - 12:36pm
From: Episcopal News Service
Beth Adamson poses in April 2015 with the Award for Global Service that was recently presented to her by the Anglican Communion Office at the United Nations. Photo: Mary Frances Schjonberg/Episcopal News Service [Anglican Communion News Service]  Colleagues and supporters have paid tribute to a...
Published: Wed, 08/15/2018 - 12:27pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] A delegation from the Anglican Consultative Council has concluded its fact-finding visit to the Diocese of Chile, with its chair, Archbishop Paul Kwong of Hong Kong, expressing his hope that it will become the 40th Province of the Anglican Communion. The Anglican...
Published: Wed, 08/15/2018 - 12:25pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] An Anglican theological college established in the Gambella region of Ethiopia is celebrating after its first group of students completed the three-year course and collected their qualifications. Two of the seven graduates of the St. Frumentius’ Anglican...
Published: Wed, 08/15/2018 - 11:37am
From: Episcopal News Service
Presiding Bishop Michael Curry introduces The Way of Love during his sermon July 5 at the opening Eucharist of the 79th General Convention in Austin, Texas, in this image taken from a Episcopal Church video of the sermon. [Episcopal News Service] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry spent much of his...
Published: Wed, 08/15/2018 - 10:01am
From: Anglican Communion News
An official delegation has concluded a visit to Chile ahead of a decision on whether it will become 40th Province of the Anglican Communion.
Published: Wed, 08/15/2018 - 6:48am
From: Anglican Communion News
Bishop Kenneth Kearon has written to Roman Catholic bishops who dioceses overlap with his, to welcome Pope Francis’ visit to Ireland.
Published: Wed, 08/15/2018 - 5:31am
From: Anglican Communion News
An Anglican theological college established in the Gambella region of Ethiopia is celebrating after the graduation of its first group of students.
Published: Tue, 08/14/2018 - 2:30pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] The Diocese of Kobe in the Nippon Sei Ko Kai – the Anglican Communion in Japan – has responded to significant flooding in the region by establishing support centers. Bishop Augustine Kobayashi called for the centers in response to the immense damage caused by heavy...