Anglicans across the Communion united for women’s rights and gender equality

  By Matt Gardner Thursday, March 8 marks International Women’s Day. In countries around the world, rallies, celebrations and demonstrations will be held to acknowledge the achievements and the struggle that women experience for equal rights. For Anglicans, the global nature of the struggle for women’s rights and gender equality is reflected through networks in … Continue reading “Anglicans across the Communion united for women’s rights and gender equality”

The Ideal Woman

  By Katy Hirst 08 March 2018  A resident member of the Community of St Anselm, Katy Hirst, is surprised by a biblical view of “the ideal women”. Today, for many people across the globe, the word “woman” will be significant. It’s International Women’s day, the UN Commission of the Status of Women is about … Continue reading “The Ideal Woman”

Issues facing women today

By Bev Jullien 08 March 2018 On International Women’s Day, the chief executive of the Mothers’ Union, Bev Jullien, looks ahead to the meeting of the UN’s Commission for the Status of Women (UNCSW), which begins next week in New York. In the week of 12 March 2018, representatives will gather from across the world … Continue reading “Issues facing women today”

International Women’s Day, March 8, 2018

This year’s theme – #MyFeminism Feminism is simply about equality – equality for women, men and people of all gender identities. Achieving gender equality means that everyone has the opportunity to reach their full potential. This year’s theme for International Women’s Day is #MyFeminism, inspired by the role feminism continues to play in shaping Canada … Continue reading “International Women’s Day, March 8, 2018”