Orthodox, Anglican churches hold international theological dialogue

The International Commission for Anglican Orthodox Theological Dialogue met in Canterbury, England from 10-17 October to continue consideration of ecology and end-of-life issues. In a communique, the group stated that its work was undergirded by daily prayer and worship. “Visits were made to holy and historic sites, including a tour of St Augustine’s Abbey and … Continue reading “Orthodox, Anglican churches hold international theological dialogue”

South African Anglican priest to discuss the healing of memories with Pope Francis

Posted on: June 14, 2019  South African Anglican priest and social justice activist, Michael Lapsley, will have a private meeting with Pope Francis tomorrow (Saturday). Photo Credit: Healing of Memories [ACNS, by Rachel Farmer] South African Anglican priest and social justice activist Michael Lapsley will have a private meeting with Pope Francis tomorrow (Saturday 15 … Continue reading “South African Anglican priest to discuss the healing of memories with Pope Francis”

United Nations hears of Anglican Communion Churches’ active role in tackling climate change

Posted on: June 7, 2019  The Anglican Communion’s Advocacy Officer and Head of New York Office, Jillian Abballe, took part in a UN TV discussion this week Photo Credit: ACNS [ACNS, by Rachel Farmer] The vital role of the church and faith communities in tackling climate change was highlighted during a televised discussion broadcast live … Continue reading “United Nations hears of Anglican Communion Churches’ active role in tackling climate change”

Covenant for Christian unity to breathe new life into Canadian churches in Regina

Posted on: June 7, 2019  Archbishop Donald Bolen, Bishop Sid Haugen (ELCIC Saskatchewan Synod), Bishop Robert Hardwick (Anglican Diocese of Qu’Appelle) and Father Vasyl Tymishak (St Athanasius Ukrainian Catholic Church) after the Covenant Vespers on Sunday 26 May. Photo Credit: Nicholas Jesson [ACNS, by Rachel Farmer] A renewed relationship between four different churches in Canada, including … Continue reading “Covenant for Christian unity to breathe new life into Canadian churches in Regina”

Young people at the heart of new international Finland-Wales ecumenical partnership

Posted on: June 7, 2019  Photo Credit: Church in Wales [ACNS, by Rachel Farmer] Finnish and Welsh young people will be at the heart of a new partnership between their country’s church leaders, officially sanctioned this week. A group of young people from north-east- and Mid-Wales will be travelling to Finland this month to join … Continue reading “Young people at the heart of new international Finland-Wales ecumenical partnership”