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Archbishop Makgoba's sermon at 500th anniversary celebration of the Reformation

A sermon delivered to a Festive Service celebrating the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation at the 36th German Protestant Kirchentag, at the Elbe Meadows, Wittenberg

 

Statement on Egypt massacre by the Archbishop in Jerusalem

The convoy which was on its way for peaceful pilgrimage for prayer and devotion was confronted with the evil of terrorism and horrors of death and destruction.

 

Ascension Day letter from the Archbishop in Jerusalem

We celebrate our church as a Communion that always strives to work for and live in the Truth as revealed in Scripture, that honours a tradition which has been passed down since the Apostles; and understands that God reveals himself day-by-day in our lives and the lives of those whom we serve.

 

Dr. Kunonga deserted by allies

Four key lieutenants seek separate trial from breakaway bishop

 

Welby responds to massacre of Egyptian pilgrims

Statement from the Archbishop of Canterbury following the terror attack in Egypt

 

Ugandan bishop detained after fatal road accident

Bishop George Erwau questioned over collision with a boda-boda that left a passenger dead

 

New Primate for Pakistan

Humphrey Peters of Peshawar elected moderator

 

Bishop challenges PM's claim that all is well

Bahamaian bishop urges voters to follow their conscience, not the party line, in voting

 

Vicar-General for Iran appointed

The Revd Dr Albert Walters appointed Vicar General for the Diocese of Iran for a six month period.

 

Bishop Parson's response to BC Bishops rejection of reconsideration

Letter of May 17, 2017 from Bishop David Parsons to Archbishop John Privett's rejection of reconsideration of Worley decision

 

Bishop of the Arctic denounces colleagues over rejection of Jake Worley

Charges of cant and hypocrisy have been leveled by Bishop David Parsons against the bishops of British Columbia and Yukon

 

Anglican Unscripted #290 - Will the ACNA fold over Orders?

The Holy Orders Task Force has completed a long investigation into a tough topic.... What's Next?

 

Canterbury concludes pilgrimage to Holy Land

Justin Welby concludes ten day visit to Jordan, Israel and Palestine

 

Concordat of communion between the ACNA and Church of Bangladesh

We ask the people of our provinces keep this relationship in their prayers, and invite you to be open to opportunities that the Holy Spirit may bring to join in united Christian witness and ministr

 

CHEXIT:- Staying, leaving or consecrating new bishops

Gavin Ashenden calls for a new Christian scaffolding for the church in England

 

#Pledge2Pray

Hundreds of thousands worldwide prepare to pray Thy Kingdom Come

 

Philippine bishop arrested in anti-terror sweep

IFI Bishop Carlo Morales arrested with Communist guerilla leader on Thursday in Mindanao

 

Worley election overturned in Canada

House of Bishops of the Ecclesiastical Province of BC & Yukon registers objection to election of the Rev. Jacob Worley

 

ACNA Holy Orders Task Force Report

Report presented to the ACNA House of Bishops detailing the arguments and issues surrounding the ordination of women

 

Bishop of Costa Rica translated to Texas

Hector Monterroso to become assistant Bishop of Texas

 

New primate elected for the Philippines

Joel  Pachao elected 6th prime bishop of the Episcopal Church in the Philippines.

 

Welsh bishop asks parish to rethink yoga ban

Bishop Joanna Penberthy has asked a parish to rethink its ban on allowing yoga classes in its parish hall

 

National Cathedral Dean Randy Hollerith Criticizes Executive Order Weakening the Johnson Amendment

In response to an executive order issued by President Donald Trump on Thursday, May 4, instructing the Treasury and the IRS not to enforce provisions in the Johnson Amendment regarding political ac

 

Mokiwa down, but not out

Tanzanian bishops affirm deposition of former archbishop Valentino Mokiwa, but decline to sign the minutes of the meeting making it "official"

 

“How on Earth do you forgive like this?”

Archbishop Mouneer Anis reflects on the persecution of Christians in Egypt

 

'Credible Bishops' paper

A discussion paper prepared for the 19-20 September 2016 ReNew Conference in Leeds

 

Cook denied parole

The former suffragan bishop of Maryland was denied early release from prison today for her seven year sentence for vehicular manslaughter.

 

Jesmond Parish statement on Pryke consecration

Consecration of "new style English bishop" took place off site from Jesmond Parish

 

Missionary bishop for Britain consecrated at Jesmond

Consecration of Jonathan Pryke not part of GAFCON's plan, Peter Jensen reports

 

Irish synod rejects gay apology motioun

The Church of Ireland’s General Synod has declined to apologize to same-sex couples whose relationships the church has refused to bless.

 

Bishop of Sodor & Man announced

Anglo-Catholic bishop-elect has promised to ordain women clergy

 

Communique from the Feb meeting of Southern African bishops

We discussed the Pastoral Guidelines for ministry to those in same-sex relationships, which are still incomplete. We asked Archbishop Thabo to set up a small group of Bishops to work on completing them, together with others who could help the process.

 

Anti-gay hate crime at Indiana church ruled a hoax

Parish organist spray-painted graffitti to create a fake conservative hate crime against gays

 

Scottish response to the GAFCON Lagos communique

The news that GAFCON intends to send a missionary bishop to Britain is regrettable

 

Bishop of Llandaff appointed

June Osborne, who has served as Dean of Salisbury for the past 13 years, has been chosen as the 72nd Bishop of Llandaff,

 

GAFCON UK responds to the Lagos communique

[W]e warmly welcome the decision of the Primates to consecrate a missionary Bishop 

 

Gretna Green and the dog that didn’t bark”

Gavin Ashenden looks at the opportunities and omissions in the Lagos communique

 

Truro parish defends pact with TEC

Wardens issue statement saying Bishop Guernsey was kept fully informed of their plans

 

What lies behind the Truro mess

Canterbury and the Episcopal Church reveal strategy to use “reconciliation” initiatives to target diocesan cathedrals around the Anglican Communion as they gear up for Lambeth 2020.

 

Post-trial briefs filed in Bruno case

Episcopal Church Attorney asks hearing panel to find Bruno guilty of having comitted serious misconduct

 

Bp Guernsey response to Truro Church

I have repeatedly expressed to the Truro leadership my deep concerns over the possibility of their conducting this ministry in partnership with the Episcopal Diocese of Virginia. 

 

A Statement on Truro from Archbishop Foley Beach

The idea of a School of Peace and Reconciliation is to be commended. ... Unfortunately, the Episcopal Diocese of Virginia has not been reconciled with the revealed Word of God,

 

Bishop elected for West Ankole

House of Bishops elects Canon Johnson Twinomujuni as 4th bishop of West Ankole

 

Anglican Unscripted #284 - International Sshhh File

GAFCON Primates are meeting in Lagos and the International news file is full.

 

GAFCON response to Daily Mail report on a flying bishop for Britain

GAFCON leaders meeting in Lagos affirm reports in the Daily Mail that they are considering appointing a bishop for the UK

 

Bollywood film drives cardinal bonkers

The villain is an Anglican priest, not a Catholic one, Cardinal Ranjith warns his co-religionists

 

Easter Message: Ian Ernest

Archbishop of the Indian Ocean: My soul finds rest in God alone.

 

Terrorist attack against Orthodox Monastery in Sinai

Gunmen opened fire on an Egyptian police checkpoint near Saint Catherine's Monastery in Sinai late on Tuesday killing one policeman and wounding four officials.

 

GAFCON Primates to meet in Lagos

Next week, the Gafcon Primates arrive in Lagos, Nigeria, for the annual Primates Council meeting, between 25th - 27th April.

 

It just won't do Mr. Gove

Lauding the insipid leadership of the Church of England does not serve the Christian faith, Gavin Ashenden argues,

 

Easter Sermon: Justin Welby

Christian faith starts with One who literally (that misused word) rose from the dead. 

 

Vale: David Ball

The Rt. Rev. David Standish Ball, Seventh Bishop of Albany, passed away peacefully on the afternoon of April 18th, 2017.

 

Easter Message: Glenn Davies

Jesus is the ultimate rescuer. His name, in Hebrew, means ‘God saves’.

 

Easter Message; Philip Freier

Christians speak about having a personal relationship with Jesus and being alive with his Spirit. It is not just a manner of speaking, an odd religious terminology, it is a real and lived experience

 

Easter Message: Fred Hiltz

If we are to be about the healing needed within and among the nations, there needs to be a renewed effort for global dialogue,

 

Easter Message: Michael Curry

Jesus came to show us there is another way. The way of unselfish, sacrificial love.

 

Joint Easter & Holy Week Message: Archbishops of Armagh

The Resurrection is the ultimate vindication of the Truth that the God who is Love will in the end prevail over darkness, hatred and suffering.

 

Easter Vigil Sermon: Thabo Makgoba

Archbishop Thabo Makgoba of Cape Town has appealed in his Easter sermon for South Africans to turn the crisis created by a “deeply corrupt regime” into an opportunity by creating a broad-based coal

 

Easter Message: Foley Beach

"We are stewards of a sacred treasure: the mystery of the Gospel." 

 

Easter Homily: Gavin Ashenden

With the Resurrection of Jesus Christ "we no longer see death and hopeless as cul-de-sacs"

 

Sweden rejects midwife's plea to be excused from conducting abortions

Swedish Appeal Court rules abortion to be a greater right than the call of conscience for medical staff

 

Consular warning for US citizens in Egypt

Terror attacks prompts Embassy to urge Americans to avoid churches in Egypt this Easter

 

Parole hearing for Heather Cook

Former bishop may be released after serving two years imprisonment for manslaughter

 

Parish responds to Bruno hearing

St James Newport Beach coalition writes to its supporters after the misconduct trial of Jon Bruno

 

Congo sacks British canon over gay marriage

Jeremy Pemberton’s same-sex marriage and his agitation for change in the Church's teachings on human sexuality renders him unqualified to hold the honorary title of canon in the Congolese church.

 

Bishop of Sheffield appointed

The next Bishop of Sheffield will be the Very Revd Dr Pete Wilcox Downing Street has announced today.

 

Carey cleared

Archbishop's son cleared of abuse charges

 

Episcopal Church Salary Report

National church releases report summarizing top officials' salaries

 

New Bishop at Lambeth appointed

Bishop of Truro to take up post as assistant to Archbishop Justin Welby

 

April letter from Archbishop Okoh to GAFCON members around the world

To the Faithful of the Gafcon movement and friends from Archbishop Nicholas Okoh, Metropolitan and Primate of All Nigeria and Chairman, the Gafcon Primates Council.

 

Dar es Salaam dispute turns ugly

Dr Mokiwa summoned to appear before the Justice Ministry to answer fraud charges

 

Church Installs Stained Glass LGBT Window

Controversy about the Episcopal Washington National Cathedral’s stained glass windows caused a stir last year when the previous cathedral dean called for 

 

Central African archbishop intervenes in Manicaland

Archbishop Albert Chama has ordered a return to the status quo in the dispute between the Bishop of Manicaland and the congregation of St Agnes Anglican Church in Mutare

 

Church's youngest bishop installed in Mozambique

Thirty-five year old Vicente Msosa installed Saturday as the fourth bishop of Niassa

 

National Cathedral’s Confederate Windows

IRD's Mark Tooley reports on the conversation held this week at the Washington National Cathedral on its windows honoring Confederate heroes Robert E Lee and Stonewall Jackson

 

Bruno hearings begin in Pasadena

Save St James the Great coalition to livestream Bruno hearings

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