“World Anglican Centre” could become first official presence in Jesus’ birth town Bethlehem

Posted on: February 26, 2019 Archbishop Suheil Dawani discusses plans for a World Anglican Centre with the Mayor of Bethlehem, Anton Salman. Photo Credit: Diocese of Jerusalem An official Anglican presence could open in Bethlehem – the first in the Palestinian town which is the birthplace of Jesus. The Anglican Archbishop in Jerusalem, Suheil Dawani, … Continue reading ““World Anglican Centre” could become first official presence in Jesus’ birth town Bethlehem”

Anglicans walking together in the Holy Land

Posted on: February 22, 2019    Anglicans from around the Communion took part in a 12-day pilgrimage to the Holy Land in June 2017, with the theme of “walking together”. Five primates as well as the Anglican Communion Secretary General, Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon, accompanied the pilgrims. Among the highlights of the tour were visits to … Continue reading “Anglicans walking together in the Holy Land”

Jerusalem: A place of welcoming, sharing and learning

The iconic Dome of the Rock, part of the Temple Mount complex, sits on the site of the Holy of Holies, in the Second Temple, which was destroyed by the Romans in A.D. 70. Photo: John T/Unsplash.com Jerusalem: A place of welcoming, sharing and learning By Paul Shore August 15, 2018 Jerusalem is often portrayed … Continue reading “Jerusalem: A place of welcoming, sharing and learning”

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”