Anglican Consultative Council changes the way the Communion “receives” ecumenical texts

Posted on: May 2, 2019 The Revd Canon Dr John Gibaut addresses members of the Anglican Consultative Council Photo Credit: ACNS   [ACNS, by Lucy Cowpland] The Anglican Consultative Council has adopted new procedures for the official recognition of agreed statements from mandated ecumenical dialogues. The decision was taken this week by members at the … Continue reading “Anglican Consultative Council changes the way the Communion “receives” ecumenical texts”

Archbishop Ian Ernest of Mauritius appointed Director of the Anglican Centre in Rome

Posted on: May 17, 2019  Archbishop Ian Ernest will be the next Director of the Anglican Centre in Rome and the Archbishop of Canterbury’s next Personal Representative to the Holy See Photo Credit: Diocese of Mauritius Archbishop Ian Ernest, the Bishop of Mauritius and former Primate of the Anglican Church of the Indian Ocean, is … Continue reading “Archbishop Ian Ernest of Mauritius appointed Director of the Anglican Centre in Rome”

World Council of Churches opens up millions of ethical resources online in new partnership

Posted on: May 16, 2019   The Revd Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, General Secretary of the World Council of Churches (left) with Globethics Executive Director, Professor Dr Obiora Ike. Photo Credit: WCC [ACNS, by Rachel Farmer] A new partnership between the World Council of Churches (WCC) and an international ethics network will unlock a vast … Continue reading “World Council of Churches opens up millions of ethical resources online in new partnership”

Archbishop of Canterbury invites ecumenical observers to the Lambeth Conference 2020

Posted on: April 26, 2019 The former Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams, and Cardinal Walter Kasper, the then- President of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, chat as they walk to an ecumenical reception at the previous Lambeth Conference in 2008. Photo Credit: ACNS The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, is inviting leaders of … Continue reading “Archbishop of Canterbury invites ecumenical observers to the Lambeth Conference 2020”

The Archbishop of Canterbury’s 2019 Ecumenical Easter Letter

Posted on: April 18, 2019 Photo Credit: WCC Archbishop Justin Welby’s Easter letter to churches around the world Lift up your heart, lift up your voice Rejoice, again, I say, Rejoice! These words, the refrain of Hymn VIII of Charles Wesley’s “Hymns for our Lord’s Resurrection”, express the joyful cry of the human soul at … Continue reading “The Archbishop of Canterbury’s 2019 Ecumenical Easter Letter”