Episcopal/Anglican News

Published: Wed, 11/15/2017 - 11:55am
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] Four-hundred people representing the faith, community and education sectors in Burundi have been trained to combat malaria, the main cause of death in the country. So far in 2017, more than six million cases of malaria have been registered; and more than 2,600...
Published: Wed, 11/15/2017 - 11:29am
From: Anglican Communion News
The President of Ireland has visited Holy Trinity Anglican Church in Errislannan to see for himself the €70,000 damaged caused by vandals.
Published: Wed, 11/15/2017 - 7:17am
From: Anglican Communion News
Work has begun to make the Churches of the Anglican Communion safe places for children, young people and vulnerable adults.
Published: Wed, 11/15/2017 - 6:57am
From: Anglican Communion News
Australia’s Parliament has begun the process of legalising same-sex marriage after a resounding “yes” to the proposal in a plebiscite.
Published: Tue, 11/14/2017 - 10:58am
From: Anglican Communion News
The southern-most cathedral in the Anglican Communion, Christ Church Cathedral at Stanley in the Falkland Islands, is to get a new rector.
Published: Tue, 11/14/2017 - 8:57am
From: Episcopal News Service
[Nashotah House Theological Seminary — Nashotah, Wisconsin] It is with great sadness that Nashotah House Theological Seminary announces the unexpected passing of the Rev. Richard (Rick) S. Hartley, associate dean for student services, affiliate professor of ascetical and pastoral theology and a...
Published: Tue, 11/14/2017 - 8:17am
From: Anglican Communion News
Four-hundred people representing the faith, community and education sectors on Burundi have been trained to combat malaria.
Published: Mon, 11/13/2017 - 2:49pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] The Diocese of Jamaica and the Cayman Islands, in the province of the West Indies, have launched a season of intentional discipleship, following the call of last year’s Anglican Consultative Council. About 1,500 clergy and laity gathered at the Church Teachers’...
Published: Mon, 11/13/2017 - 2:46pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] The Church of England has today published revised guidance to help its 4,700 schools tackle homophobic, bi-phobic and transphobic (HBT) bullying. The Church said that the guidance will help prevent children in its schools “having their self-worth diminished or...
Published: Mon, 11/13/2017 - 2:30pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[The Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Episcopalians across the church are invited to review and provide input and comments on the preliminary draft of the 2019-2021 triennium budget. “In the current and prior triennia, the budgets were built to reflect the Five Marks of Mission,” Tess...
Published: Mon, 11/13/2017 - 12:50pm
From: Anglican Communion News
The electoral synod of la Iglesia Anglicana de Mexico has elected Ricardo Joel Gómez Osnaya as the fourth bishop of Western Mexico.
Published: Mon, 11/13/2017 - 12:04pm
From: Anglican Communion News
The Diocese of Jamaica and the Cayman Islands, in the province of the West Indies, have launched a season of intentional discipleship.
Published: Mon, 11/13/2017 - 11:23am
From: Anglican Communion News
The Church of England has today published revised guidance to help its schools tackle homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying.
Published: Mon, 11/13/2017 - 11:11am
From: Episcopal News Service
Published: Mon, 11/13/2017 - 11:05am
From: Episcopal News Service
Published: Fri, 11/10/2017 - 1:00pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Episcopal Diocese of Arizona] The Rt. Rev. Kirk S. Smith, fifth bishop of the Diocese of Arizona, has announced his retirement. In a letter sent to all clergy and congregations in the diocese, Bishop Smith said the announcement was with “mixed emotions.” He explained, “By the time I retire I will...
Published: Fri, 11/10/2017 - 11:44am
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] The Anglican Church of Kenya responded to recurring violence between Kipsigis and Maasai people in the Trans Mara district by launching a peace-building project to bring the two sides together. In July, the province’s social ministry arm, Anglican Development...
Published: Fri, 11/10/2017 - 11:32am
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] Churches throughout the Anglican Communion are expected to observe Freedom Sunday on or near Dec. 2 as part of increased efforts to tackle human trafficking and modern slavery. The Anglican Alliance has produced a resource pack, in English, Spanish, French and...
Published: Fri, 11/10/2017 - 10:43am
From: Anglican Communion News
Many churches recognise Freedom Sunday on 2 December as part of increased efforts to tackle human trafficking and modern slavery.
Published: Fri, 11/10/2017 - 9:56am
From: Anglican Communion News
An Anglican Church of Kenya's peace-building project is reducing recurring violence between Kipsigis and Maasai people in Trans Mara district.