South African Anglican priest to discuss the healing of memories with Pope Francis

Posted on: June 14, 2019  South African Anglican priest and social justice activist, Michael Lapsley, will have a private meeting with Pope Francis tomorrow (Saturday). Photo Credit: Healing of Memories [ACNS, by Rachel Farmer] South African Anglican priest and social justice activist Michael Lapsley will have a private meeting with Pope Francis tomorrow (Saturday 15 … Continue reading “South African Anglican priest to discuss the healing of memories with Pope Francis”

Christians of all denominations unite around the world to pray “Thy Kingdom Come”

Posted on: May 29, 2019 Pope Francis delivers a message for the Thy Kingdom Come global wave of prayer. Photo Credit: Thy Kingdom Come Christians around the world are preparing to pray individually, in churches, in ecumenical gatherings and in large-scale beacon events, as part of this year’s Thy Kingdom Come global wave of prayer. … Continue reading “Christians of all denominations unite around the world to pray “Thy Kingdom Come””

Archbishop Ian Ernest of Mauritius appointed Director of the Anglican Centre in Rome

Posted on: May 17, 2019  Archbishop Ian Ernest will be the next Director of the Anglican Centre in Rome and the Archbishop of Canterbury’s next Personal Representative to the Holy See Photo Credit: Diocese of Mauritius Archbishop Ian Ernest, the Bishop of Mauritius and former Primate of the Anglican Church of the Indian Ocean, is … Continue reading “Archbishop Ian Ernest of Mauritius appointed Director of the Anglican Centre in Rome”

Pope Francis kisses the feet of South Sudan’s leaders at conclusion of ecumenical retreat

Posted on: April 12, 2019   Photo Credit: All photos (unless stated): Vatican Media via Reuters An ecumenical spiritual retreat led by the Archbishop of Canterbury and Pope Francis at the Vatican ended yesterday with Pope Francis kissing the feet of South Sudan’s political leaders. The unprecedented two day retreat was organised in an effort … Continue reading “Pope Francis kisses the feet of South Sudan’s leaders at conclusion of ecumenical retreat”

South Sudanese Christian women pray and fast as ecumenical retreat continues at the Vatican

Posted on: April 11, 2019 An ecumenical group of women pray and fast for peace at the headquarters of the South Sudan Council of Churches in Juba Photo Credit: SSCC / Twitter As a unique ecumenical spiritual retreat at the Vatican for the political and Church leaders of South Sudan enters its second day, a … Continue reading “South Sudanese Christian women pray and fast as ecumenical retreat continues at the Vatican”