Episcopal/Anglican News

Published: Wed, 04/26/2017 - 6:17pm
From: Episcopal News Service
The Hearing Panel considering the disciplinary case against Diocese of Los Angeles Bishop J. Jon Bruno consists of, from left, the Rev. Erik Larsen of Rhode Island, Rhode Island Bishop Nicholas Knisely, Diocese of Southern Virginia Bishop Herman Hollerith IV (panel president), panel legal advisor...
Published: Wed, 04/26/2017 - 5:52pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta press release] The Episcopal Community Foundation for Middle and North Georgia, or ECF, has announced $26,000 in anti-hunger grants from proceeds of its 33rd Annual Hunger Walk/Run, held in partnership with the Atlanta Community Food Bank and local faith organizations...
Published: Wed, 04/26/2017 - 12:12pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] Mothers’ Union has warned against a “weakening resolve” in the fight for women’s empowerment and called upon the UK to do more to promote gender equality, and end discrimination against women in the workplace. Following the 61st United Nations...
Published: Wed, 04/26/2017 - 12:00pm
From: Episcopal News Service
Mgr Bruce Myers a officiellement été intronisé comme 13e évêque anglican de Québec le 22 avril 2017. (Présence/Philippe Vaillancourt) [Présence – information religieuse] L’intronisation du 13e évêque anglican de Québec a eu lieu le 22 avril à la cathédrale de la Sainte-Trinité, dans le Vieux-...
Published: Wed, 04/26/2017 - 8:22am
From: Anglican Communion News
Mothers’ Union has warned against a ‘weakening resolve’ in the fight for women’s empowerment and called upon the UK to do more to promote gender equality, and end discrimination against women in the workplace. 
Published: Wed, 04/26/2017 - 6:26am
From: Anglican Communion News
During Holy Week from 10-14 April 2017 young adults of the Serbian minority in Croatia and of the Croatian minority in Serbia visited the European institutions. 
Published: Tue, 04/25/2017 - 4:46pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Diocese of Albany] The Rt. Rev. David Standish Ball, seventh bishop of the Diocese of Albany, passed away peacefully on the afternoon of April 18th, 2017. Ball was born June 11, 1926, in Albany, New York. He attended The Milne School in Albany, where he was class president and a popular athlete....
Published: Tue, 04/25/2017 - 2:05pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Journal] The Rev. Jake Worley, an Alabama-born priest, has been elected bishop of the diocese of Caledonia. Worley, rector of the Bulkley Valley Regional Parish, which includes three congregations in northern British Columbia, was elected on the eighth ballot of an episcopal election held...
Published: Tue, 04/25/2017 - 2:02pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] The Rev, Ayoob Shawkat Adwar, a priest formerly in the Chaldean Catholic Church, was received as an Anglican priest at a ceremony in Surrey, British Columbia, Canada, last month. The event was a “small but significant piece of history,” says Archdeacon Stephen Rowe...
Published: Tue, 04/25/2017 - 1:24pm
From: Episcopal News Service
From left, Diocese of Chicago Bishop Jeffrey Lee, Diocese of Connecticut Bishop Ian Douglas, Diocese of Newark Bishop Mark Beckwith, Diocese of Maryland Bishop Eugene Taylor Sutton and Diocese of Washington Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde carry an “Unholy Trinity” conference banner as they...
Published: Tue, 04/25/2017 - 12:43pm
From: Episcopal News Service
Vacant lots and ruined buildings in Portoviejo’s central business district are signs of the city’s slow recovery. Photo: Ernesto Chiran [Episcopal News Service] It was nice out that afternoon, so Lidilia Alvarado, 71, was taking a walk near Tarqui beach with her niece. Suddenly, she saw...
Published: Tue, 04/25/2017 - 11:04am
From: Anglican Communion News
Fr. Ayoob Shawkat Adwar, a priest in the Chaldean Catholic Church, was received as an Anglican priest at a ceremony in Surrey, British Columbia, Canada,  last month.
Published: Tue, 04/25/2017 - 9:48am
From: Episcopal News Service
Pour écouter l’émission cliquer sur : http://frequenceprotestante.com/emission/magazine-anglican Les chrétiens de toutes traditions ont fêté Pâques, le même jour, cette année. Temples et églises ont fait le plein, ce dimanche pascal. Le Magazine Anglican s’interroge sur les raisons de cet afflux...
Published: Mon, 04/24/2017 - 7:12pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Le 24 avril 2017] Avec nos sincères remerciements à Dieu tout-puissant et une profonde gratitude pour les prières d’un si grand nombre de fidèles de toute l’Église, Michael B. Curry, l’Évêque Président et Primat de l’Église épiscopale, annonce un Pacte conclu entre l’Évêque d’Haïti, Mgr Jean Zaché...
Published: Mon, 04/24/2017 - 7:08pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] With profound thanks to Almighty God and with deep gratitude for the prayers of so many throughout the church, Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry announces a covenant into which he, Bishop Jean Zache Duracin of...
Published: Mon, 04/24/2017 - 12:09pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] Eighteen women theologians from Africa and Asia began a journey of reflection and action around the theme “Women’s Mentoring for Ecumenical Leadership” in a consultation April 20-22 in Bangkok, Thailand. The meeting was convened by the World Council of Churches...
Published: Mon, 04/24/2017 - 9:17am
From: Anglican Communion News
Eighteen women theologians from Africa and Asia began a journey of reflection and action around the theme “Women’s Mentoring for Ecumenical Leadership” in a 20-22 April consultation in Bangkok, Thailand.
Published: Mon, 04/24/2017 - 6:35am
From: Anglican Communion News
The Communications team at the Anglican Communion office has produced a short film highlighting the work of directors and staff. It also gives a taste of the work of the Anglican Alliance which is based in the same building in west London.
Published: Fri, 04/21/2017 - 5:04pm
From: Episcopal News Service
The Rev. Scott Russell, an Episcopal chaplain at Rutgers University, speaks April 21 about his experience as a campus minister during the 2007 massacre at Virginia Tech. He spoke at a workshop at the Bishops United Against Gun Violence conference in Chicago. Photo: David Paulsen/Episcopal News...
Published: Fri, 04/21/2017 - 10:47am
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] The Task Group set up by last year’s Primates’ gathering has been meeting in London this week with the emphasis on understanding diversity within the Anglican Communion – and recognizing the many areas of unity. Full article.