Anglican leaders conclude regional primates’ meeting with hope

By Anglican Communion News Service (ACNS) November 29, 2018 Anglican primates from the Americas and the Caribbean have concluded their regional meeting today (Thursday) with a commitment to continue meeting regularly and working together in the coming years. The three-day meeting, at the convent of the Sisterhood of St John the Divine in Toronto, was characterized … Continue reading “Anglican leaders conclude regional primates’ meeting with hope”

Primate calls for church to show ‘humble humanity,’ practice ‘good disagreement’ in marriage canon discussions

By Joelle Kidd November 23, 2018 Mississauga, Ont. The church should embrace a “humble humanity” and a “way of living together that is more respectful of our dignity as children of God,” Archbishop Fred Hiltz, primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, said Friday in a report to Council of General Synod (CoGS). The primate, … Continue reading “Primate calls for church to show ‘humble humanity,’ practice ‘good disagreement’ in marriage canon discussions”

Anglican leaders from the Americas gather in Toronto for regional Primates’ Meeting

By ACNS November 27, 2018 The leaders of eight Anglican provinces whose churches cover the territory from Cape Horn to the Arctic are gathering in Toronto for a regional primates’ meeting. Seven primates and a bishop representing the Church in the Province of the West Indies, where there is a primatial vacancy, are meeting to … Continue reading “Anglican leaders from the Americas gather in Toronto for regional Primates’ Meeting”

Archbishop hopes Lambeth Conference will be “confident proclamation of good news of Jesus”

Posted on: November 26, 2018 Archbishop Justin Welby in a scene taken from a video for the Lambeth Conference website The Archbishop of Canterbury has set out his vision for the next once-in-a-decade meeting of the bishops of the Anglican Communion, saying that “the world . . . needs the good news of Jesus Christ.” … Continue reading “Archbishop hopes Lambeth Conference will be “confident proclamation of good news of Jesus””

African bishops call for ecological justice to top agenda at 2020 Lambeth Conference

Posted on: September 28, 2018 The Chair of ACEN, Bishop Ellinah Wamukoya of Swaziland, with some of the Green Anglicans participants at the conference, including the Province’s environmental coordinator, the Revd Canon Rachel Mash. Photo Credit: ACEN A number of African Anglican bishops have said that “Good News for creation and ecological justice” should be … Continue reading “African bishops call for ecological justice to top agenda at 2020 Lambeth Conference”