C.S. Lewis’s tales a window to divine mysteries, audience hears

By Tali Folkins December 20, 2018 Their unique appeal to the imagination allows the stories of C.S. Lewis to reach us in ways that ordinary discourse about God often can’t, attendees at an evening dedicated to the writer of the much-beloved Narnia chronicles, held January 25 in Toronto, heard. By incorporating elements of myth, fairy … Continue reading “C.S. Lewis’s tales a window to divine mysteries, audience hears”

‘In the beginning, God created the heaven and the earth, and the earth was without form and void’

National Cathedral program considers spiritual dimension of exploration and Apollo 8’s unifying mission By Mary Frances Schjonberg [Episcopal News Service – Washington, D.C.] In the heyday of America’s space program, the Apollo 8 mission that went aloft 50 years ago this month was a first in all of human exploration, not just that of space. … Continue reading “‘In the beginning, God created the heaven and the earth, and the earth was without form and void’”

Anglican leaders conclude regional primates’ meeting with hope

By Anglican Communion News Service (ACNS) November 29, 2018 Anglican primates from the Americas and the Caribbean have concluded their regional meeting today (Thursday) with a commitment to continue meeting regularly and working together in the coming years. The three-day meeting, at the convent of the Sisterhood of St John the Divine in Toronto, was characterized … Continue reading “Anglican leaders conclude regional primates’ meeting with hope”

Historic Anglican-Oriental Orthodox Agreed Statement on the Holy Spirit published

Anglican Communion News Service (ACNS) Posted on: November 2, 2018  The historic Agreed Statement between Anglican and Oriental Orthodox theologians on the Procession and Work of the Holy Spirit has been published. The statement was signed last October after lengthy discussions by members of the Anglican Oriental-Orthodox International Commission (AOOIC). It was published at this … Continue reading “Historic Anglican-Oriental Orthodox Agreed Statement on the Holy Spirit published”

Primate calls for church to show ‘humble humanity,’ practice ‘good disagreement’ in marriage canon discussions

By Joelle Kidd November 23, 2018 Mississauga, Ont. The church should embrace a “humble humanity” and a “way of living together that is more respectful of our dignity as children of God,” Archbishop Fred Hiltz, primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, said Friday in a report to Council of General Synod (CoGS). The primate, … Continue reading “Primate calls for church to show ‘humble humanity,’ practice ‘good disagreement’ in marriage canon discussions”