Justin Welby -- 'Pray for France'

Statement by the Archbishop of Canterbury in response to the martyrdom of Fr. Hamel

Evil attacks the weakest, denies truth and love, is defeated through Jesus Christ.

 

‘The work of the Church is to be Jesus in the world’

Text of Archbishop Justin Welby;s address to World Youth Day in Lodz, Poland, on 21 July 2016. 

 

Bishop of Tewkesbury appointed

The Queen has approved the nomination of the Venerable Robert Wilfrid Springett, BTh, MA, Archdeacon of Cheltenham to the Suffragan See of Tewkesbury

 

Abuse trial begins for Durham archdeacon

The Ven. George Gibson stands accused of eight charges of indecent assault against two men 

 

A lament over Munich from Europe

A statement from the Rt. Rev. Pierre Whalon is bishop-in-charge of the Convocation of Episcopal Churches in Europe in response to the Munich terror attack

 

Vermont deacon arrested for child abuse

According to court paperwork, Henault offered the boy marijuana, and allegedly used spiritual beliefs to convince him posing for nude photos would check his aura and molesting him would release his chakra. 

 

Roman Catholic Church promotes Mary Magdalene to First Division

Mary Magdelene was the Apostle of the Apostles" (Apostolorum Apostola) Archbishop Arthur Roche said, "therefore it is right that the liturgical celebration of this woman has the same grade of feast given to the celebration of the apostles in the General Roman Calendar."

 

Melanesian episcopal election update

The Diocese of Temotu in the Anglican Church of Melanesia has elected a Chester University graduate as its next bishop.