Episcopal/Anglican News

Published: Mon, 07/24/2017 - 3:54pm
From: Episcopal News Service
Diocese of Los Angeles Bishop J. Jon Bruno spent nearly seven hours March 29 and 30 talking to the Hearing Panel considering the disciplinary action against him. Photo: Mary Frances Schjonberg/Episcopal News Service [Episcopal News Service] The hearing panel considering disciplinary action against...
Published: Mon, 07/24/2017 - 12:55pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] More than 500 people packed into Llandaff Cathedral in Wales at the weekend to welcome their new bishop at her enthronement service. Bishop June Osborne, the 72nd bishop of Llandaff, spoke of her passion for pastoral ministry within a local context, as she...
Published: Mon, 07/24/2017 - 9:38am
From: Anglican Communion News
There are pilgrims who visit sacred places and imagine what they were like in Jesus's time -  and then there are pilgrims who get to really see what it means to follow the footsteps of Christ and be transformed by His ministry at work, today. 
Published: Mon, 07/24/2017 - 8:13am
From: Anglican Communion News
More than 500 people packed into Llandaff Cathedral in Wales at the weekend to welcome their new bishop at her enthronement service.
Published: Mon, 07/24/2017 - 7:44am
From: Anglican Communion News
A three day workshop has taken place in Kingstown, the capital of St Vincent and the Grenadines, aimed at helping people set up a development project in their local community,  as part of the ‘Agents of Change’ programme. 
Published: Fri, 07/21/2017 - 5:05pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] The Rev. Duncan Dormor, dean of St John’s College, Cambridge, has been appointed as the next CEO (General Secretary) of USPG (United Society Partners in the Gospel). He succeeds Janette O’Neill, who retires after six years in post, taking the helm of a mission...
Published: Fri, 07/21/2017 - 3:01pm
From: Anglican Communion News
Anglican chaplains can be found on Canadian university campuses from Halifax to Victoria, and every year, they play a vital role in helping young adults adjust to the strains of navigating higher education. But many chaplains face a number of unique struggles of their own, and often lack the...
Published: Fri, 07/21/2017 - 2:25pm
From: Anglican Communion News
The Revd Duncan Dormor, Dean of St John’s College, Cambridge, has been appointed as the next CEO (General Secretary) of USPG (United Society Partners in the Gospel). He succeeds Janette O’Neill, who retires after six years in post, taking the helm of a mission agency that has played a transforming...
Published: Fri, 07/21/2017 - 10:29am
From: Episcopal News Service
[Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration] The Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration announced this morning that Rebecca Cotton joined its staff as youth minister. Rebecca Cotton Cotton will craft, lead and oversee a total ministry program for the Church’s youth in middle and high school, as well...
Published: Fri, 07/21/2017 - 10:18am
From: Episcopal News Service
[St. Mary’s Sewanee] St. Mary’s Sewanee: The Ayres Center for Spiritual Development is pleased to announce the appointment of the Rev. E. Lucius “Andy” Anderson III as its fourth executive director effective in early September.  Anderson joins St. Mary’s Sewanee to continue building upon St....
Published: Thu, 07/20/2017 - 2:38pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Episcopal News Service] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry and House of Deputies President the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings have written a second letter to Texas Speaker of the House Joe Straus urging him to stand firm in his opposition to that state legislature’s effort to pass a “bathroom bill” during...
Published: Thu, 07/20/2017 - 12:46pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] Students attending a three week course at the Bossey Ecumenical Institute near Geneva have learned about communication and peace building, with the hope of serving as peacemakers in their own contexts.  Young Jewish, Muslim and Christian students attended a...
Published: Thu, 07/20/2017 - 12:28pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] Pastors and young people in Egypt have held an unprecedented meeting to exchange ideas. A spokesperson for the Diocese in Egypt said: “The day aimed for youth to speak about their honest opinion of the church and the liturgy in order to reduce the gap between the...
Published: Thu, 07/20/2017 - 11:22am
From: Episcopal News Service
This summer, Kanuga appointed the Rev. Richmond Jones as director of formation programs and resident chaplain. Richmond officially began his position in July and oversees the development of Kanuga’s youth and adult programming. In addition, he is actively serving as chaplain to Kanuga’s staff and...
Published: Thu, 07/20/2017 - 10:41am
From: Episcopal News Service
[Diocese of California] Stefani S. Schatz grew up in Santa Barbara, California, and it was her wish that, after 14 months of struggling with cancer, she would come home to spend her last days there. On July 7, she arrived in Santa Barbara, a place she loved. She passed away on five days later on...
Published: Thu, 07/20/2017 - 9:25am
From: Episcopal News Service
Plus de 1 300 adolescents rassemblés au soleil couchant au monument commémoratif national d’Oklahoma City le 12 juillet pour une cérémonie aux chandelles. Photo : Lynette Wilson/Episcopal News Service [Episcopal News Service – Edmond (Oklahoma)] Alors que le soleil commençait à se coucher le 12...
Published: Thu, 07/20/2017 - 9:16am
From: Anglican Communion News
Pastors and young people in Egypt have held an unprecedented meeting to exchange ideas. A spokesperson for the Diocese in Egypt said: “The day aimed for youth to speak about their honest opinion of the church and the liturgy in order to reduce the gap between the youth and the church.”
Published: Thu, 07/20/2017 - 6:42am
From: Anglican Communion News
Students attending a three week course at the Bossey Ecumenical Institute near Geneva have learned about communication and peacebuilding,  with the hope of serving as peacemakers in their own contexts.
Published: Thu, 07/20/2017 - 5:36am
From: Anglican Communion News
“It is a great honour to let you know that the youth department supervises about 6000 young people who actively participate in the growth of discipleship in the Anglican diocese of Katanga, within the Province of Congo, writes Raphael Mukendi, the diocesan youth co-ordinator.
Published: Wed, 07/19/2017 - 10:10am
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] Young people from a parish in a suburb of Cape Town, South Africa, have cultivated a garden at their church as a way of remembering Nelson Mandela on what was his birthday, July 18. Nelson Mandela International Day commemorates the lifetime of service Mandela gave...