Diocese of Egypt teams up with British university to open new archive research centre

Posted on: May 13, 2019   The Head Archivist for the Diocese of Egypt – Monica Emil Photo Credit: Diocese of Egypt A new Research Centre has been opened in Cairo as part of a newly renovated archive facility for the Episcopal Diocese of Egypt. The new Cairo Research Centre has been created by the … Continue reading “Diocese of Egypt teams up with British university to open new archive research centre”

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”

International funding buys an ambulance to secure future of St Luke’s Hospital in Nablus

Posted on: January 22, 2019 The congregation of St John’s Norwood in Chevy Chase, Maryland, already pay part of a nurse’s salary at St Luke’s Hospital in Nablus – now they have helped to fund an . Photo Credit: AFEDJ An international fundraising campaign in England and the United States has enabled St Luke’s Hospital … Continue reading “International funding buys an ambulance to secure future of St Luke’s Hospital in Nablus”

US churches raise money to buy ambulance, save Anglican hospital in West Bank city

By David Paulsen  St. Luke’s Hospital is a charity hospital in Nablus, West Bank, run by the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem. Photo: AFEDJ, from video [Episcopal News Service] An Episcopal congregation in the Diocese of Washington is rallying its parishioners and other churches behind an Anglican hospital thousands of miles away in the West Bank … Continue reading “US churches raise money to buy ambulance, save Anglican hospital in West Bank city”

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”