Anglican Church hires suicide prevention workers for northern communities

Jeffery Stanley, left, will handle the church’s suicide prevention work in British Columbia, Yukon and Western Arctic; Yolanda Bird, right, will cover Alberta and Saskatchewan, and, if necessary, also Manitoba and northern Ontario. Photo: Contributed The Anglican Church of Canada has added two new suicide prevention workers to its staff working in Indigenous ministry. Jeffery … Continue reading “Anglican Church hires suicide prevention workers for northern communities”

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”

United Nations extends Anglican Communion accreditation to boost environmental campaign

Anglican Communion News Service (ACNS) Posted on: November 2, 2018  The Anglican Communion will now be able to participate in future meetings of the UN Environment Assembly, such as this one, in Nairobi, Kenya, in December 2017. Photo Credit: Cyril Villemain / UN Environment The United Nations Environment Programme has formally recognised the Anglican Consultative … Continue reading “United Nations extends Anglican Communion accreditation to boost environmental campaign”

Archbishop hopes Lambeth Conference will be “confident proclamation of good news of Jesus”

Posted on: November 26, 2018 Archbishop Justin Welby in a scene taken from a video for the Lambeth Conference website The Archbishop of Canterbury has set out his vision for the next once-in-a-decade meeting of the bishops of the Anglican Communion, saying that “the world . . . needs the good news of Jesus Christ.” … Continue reading “Archbishop hopes Lambeth Conference will be “confident proclamation of good news of Jesus””

Partners in Mission

By Jeroham Melendez 19 November 2018  This article is also available in Spanish Este artículo también está disponible en español A member of the Anglican Consultative Council from the Iglesia Anglicana de la Region Central de America – the Anglican Church in Central America – Jeroham Melendez, comments on last month’s Latin American and Caribbean Partnership Gathering … Continue reading “Partners in Mission”