Archbishop Welby expresses vision for Anglican Communion at East Asian Anglican meeting

Archbishop Justin Welby addresses the Council of the Church in East Asia. Photo: ACNS   Anglican Primates, bishops, clergy and laity from provinces in East Asia today heard the Archbishop of Canterbury give a powerful vision for the ministry of the Anglican Communion. Archbishop Justin Welby made the comments during an address at the  triennial … Continue reading “Archbishop Welby expresses vision for Anglican Communion at East Asian Anglican meeting”

Grandma’s songs set overture to Presiding Bishop’s faith journey

Music speaks to the soul, keeps us marching, Curry tells Canterbury audience As a child, Presiding Bishop Michael Curry would listen intently as his grandma sang hymns at the kitchen sink. Familiar tunes gave meaning to holy words. Even in her darkest moments of despair, as her daughter lay dying in the hospital following a … Continue reading “Grandma’s songs set overture to Presiding Bishop’s faith journey”

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”