Anglicans at Vatican-hosted ecumenical conference on challenging xenophobia

Posted on: September 27, 2018  Pope Francis meets members of the “World Conference on Xenophobia, Racism, and Populist Nationalism in the context of Global Migration”, during a private audience at the Vatican on 20 September 2018. Photo Credit: Vatican Media / Reuters [ACNS, by Julanne Clarke-Morris] Anglicans attending a joint World Council of Churches (WCC) … Continue reading “Anglicans at Vatican-hosted ecumenical conference on challenging xenophobia”

Religious Social Action Coalition strives to end poverty in Newfoundland

The Religious Social Action Coalition hosts its annual symposium on issues related to poverty. Submitted photo Religious Social Action Coalition strives to end poverty in Newfoundland By Matt Gardner on July 12, 2018 Facebook Twitter email   The elimination of poverty is a bold goal, but it is the driving force behind every act of … Continue reading “Religious Social Action Coalition strives to end poverty in Newfoundland”

Who is my neighbour?

Rev. Scott Sharman  Follow Animator for Ecumenical and Interfaith Relations for the Anglican Church of Canada May 15, 2018 Who is my neighbour?   “If Muslims and Christians are not at peace, the world cannot be at peace. With the terrible weaponry of the modern world; with Muslims and Christians intertwined everywhere as never before, … Continue reading “Who is my neighbour?”

Anglican-Jewish Commission releases communiqué from recent meeting

Posted on: April 23, 2018 Immigration and minorities were chief topics of discussion at a meeting of the Anglican-Jewish Commission last month in Jerusalem. One particular focus was the situation facing Christians in the Middle East. They agreed that any responses to the situation must be grounded in an understanding and affirmation of human life … Continue reading “Anglican-Jewish Commission releases communiqué from recent meeting”

Faith leaders discuss gender justice at UN Commission on the Status of Women side-event

Posted on: March 23, 2018   [WCC] As the 62nd session of the UN’s Commission on the Status of Women (CSWS62) was underway this week in New York City, the Revd Canon Terrie Robinson, director for women in society at the Anglican Communion Office, encouraged faith leaders to see their positive role in speaking out … Continue reading “Faith leaders discuss gender justice at UN Commission on the Status of Women side-event”