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”

Lambeth Awards honour “extraordinary contributions to the Church and wider society”

Posted on: April 5, 2019  The recipients of the 2019 Lambeth Awards with the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby. Photo Credit: Lambeth Palace The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has honoured 27 people, including peacemakers, nuns, academics and gardeners in the 2019 Lambeth Awards. Archbishop Justin launched the non-academic awards in 2016, and each year … Continue reading “Lambeth Awards honour “extraordinary contributions to the Church and wider society””

Archbishop Welby warns against “cultural imperialism” in evangelism to other faiths

Posted on: March 14, 2019   The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, delivering the lecture “Good news for everyone? Evangelism and other faiths”, at Lambeth Palace last night (Wednesday). Photo Credit: Lambeth Palace The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has warned against “cultural imperialism” and called for Christians to be sensitive and seek genuine dialogue … Continue reading “Archbishop Welby warns against “cultural imperialism” in evangelism to other faiths”

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”