Nominations sought for women advocates to attend UN event in 2020

via Anglican Communion News Service Posted on: August 15, 2019  Anglican Communion delegation of the 63rd UNCSW in New York Photo Credit: ACNS The search is on for women from across the Anglican Communion to attend the 64th Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW), to be held in New … Continue reading “Nominations sought for women advocates to attend UN event in 2020”

One year to go – The fifteenth Lambeth Conference is one year away

One year to go – The fifteenth Lambeth Conference is one year away July 19, 2019 This 23rd July will mark the ‘one year to go’ moment until over 1000 bishops and spouses from around the Anglican Communion will join together for the 15th Lambeth Conference. Running from 23rd July – 2 August 2020 (guests … Continue reading “One year to go – The fifteenth Lambeth Conference is one year away”

The local option, legislative procedure, and pastoral generosity in the Anglican Church of Canada

  By The Rev. Dr. Jesse Zink July 29, 2019   In early 2016, the House of Bishops of the Anglican Church of Canada held a special meeting to discuss proposed canonical changes that would permit same-sex marriages. At the conclusion of that meeting, they indicated that the changes were not likely to achieve the necessary … Continue reading “The local option, legislative procedure, and pastoral generosity in the Anglican Church of Canada”

Anglican Church of Canada elects its first female primate – Bishop Linda Nicholls

Posted on: July 15, 2019  [ACNS by Rachel Farmer] The Anglican Church of Canada (ACoC) has elected Linda Nicholls, the Bishop of the Diocese of Huron, as its next primate. She will become the first woman to hold this position in the ACoC and only the second female primate in the Anglican Communion. The election, … Continue reading “Anglican Church of Canada elects its first female primate – Bishop Linda Nicholls”

Primates in push to encourage all bishops to attend the 2020 Lambeth Conference

Posted on: July 1, 2019 Bishops at the Lambeth Conference in 1930 defined the Anglican Communion as “as a fellowship of churches, provinces and dioceses in communion with the See of Canterbury”. Photo Credit: ACNS [ACNS, by staff writer] The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has spoken of his desire that next year’s Lambeth Conference … Continue reading “Primates in push to encourage all bishops to attend the 2020 Lambeth Conference”