“World Anglican Centre” could become first official presence in Jesus’ birth town Bethlehem

Posted on: February 26, 2019 Archbishop Suheil Dawani discusses plans for a World Anglican Centre with the Mayor of Bethlehem, Anton Salman. Photo Credit: Diocese of Jerusalem An official Anglican presence could open in Bethlehem – the first in the Palestinian town which is the birthplace of Jesus. The Anglican Archbishop in Jerusalem, Suheil Dawani, … Continue reading ““World Anglican Centre” could become first official presence in Jesus’ birth town Bethlehem”

Diocese of Toronto honours Primate Hiltz with $250,000 scholarship fund for studies in Jerusalem

By Joelle Kidd June 27, 2018 A scholarship fund has been named for Archbishop Fred Hiltz in recognition of his “tremendous commitment to the diocese of Jerusalem over the time of his primacy.” File photo: Art Babych   The Anglican diocese of Toronto has established a scholarship fund to support clergy and laity for short-term … Continue reading “Diocese of Toronto honours Primate Hiltz with $250,000 scholarship fund for studies in Jerusalem”

Former Jerusalem chaplain elected bishop of Western Newfoundland

By Joelle Kidd April 30, 2018 Canon John Organ was elected on the fourth ballot at a diocesan synod held April 28, 2018. Photo: YouTube screenshot   Canon John Organ, whose career as a rector and military chaplain has taken him across Canada and the world, is the new bishop of the diocese of Western … Continue reading “Former Jerusalem chaplain elected bishop of Western Newfoundland”