Anglican Communion Secretary General honoured for Nigerian reconciliation ministry

Posted on: January 17, 2019  Photo Credit: All photos: Kaduna Peace Commission / Twitter The Secretary General of the Anglican Communion, Dr Josiah Idowu-Fearon, has received the inaugural Sir Ahmadu Bello Memorial Foundation 2019 Merit Award for Excellence in Promoting Religious Tolerance and Peace Building in Northern Nigeria. The award was one of five presented … Continue reading “Anglican Communion Secretary General honoured for Nigerian reconciliation ministry”

US churches raise money to buy ambulance, save Anglican hospital in West Bank city

By David Paulsen  St. Luke’s Hospital is a charity hospital in Nablus, West Bank, run by the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem. Photo: AFEDJ, from video [Episcopal News Service] An Episcopal congregation in the Diocese of Washington is rallying its parishioners and other churches behind an Anglican hospital thousands of miles away in the West Bank … Continue reading “US churches raise money to buy ambulance, save Anglican hospital in West Bank city”

Gaza hospital a “break in the hopelessness”

By General Synod Communications on December 14, 2018 Facebook Twitter email Submitted by Bishop Michael Ingham (retired) The Companions of the Diocese of Jerusalem is one of the new global relations programs of the Anglican Church of Canada. It is a way for our church to be in partnership with fellow Anglicans in the land … Continue reading “Gaza hospital a “break in the hopelessness””

Edmonton consultation examines impact of human trafficking in Indigenous communities

The Rev. Lori Calkins speaks at the Edmonton human trafficking consultation on the Ni wapataenan (“We See”) art project, which sought to raise awareness of the issue of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls. Photo by Margaret Glidden By Matt Gardner on December 18, 2018 Facebook Twitter email From Oct. 21–24, the Ecclesiastical Province … Continue reading “Edmonton consultation examines impact of human trafficking in Indigenous communities”

Archbishop of Canterbury’s 2018 Christmas Sermon

Posted Dec 25, 2018 Read Archbishop Justin Welby’s sermon preached at Canterbury Cathedral the morning of Dec. 25. John 1:1-14 Christmas is full of sounds. There are the sounds of parties and gatherings, of familiar people arguing, or joking, or sitting quietly enjoying being together – sounds that bring hope, or joy, or sorrow. God, in the greatest of sounds, … Continue reading “Archbishop of Canterbury’s 2018 Christmas Sermon”