August 28, 2015
[Church of England] The Church of England’s lead Bishop for the environment, the Rt Revd Nicholas Holtam is calling on congregations to join Pope Francis, Patriarch Bartholomew, members of the global Anglican Church and Christians around the world to fast and pray for the care of creation on 1st September.
Bishop Nicholas said:
“It will do us all good to stop, fast, think and pray about the need to care for God’s good but fragile...
[Episcopal News Service – New Orleans, Louisiana] In the days after Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath devastated the dioceses they led, now retired-Mississippi Bishop Duncan Gray III and his Louisiana counterpart at that time, now retired-Bishop Charles Jenkins discuss the days immediately after the storm and reflect on its lessons 10 years later.
“A church that is focused inwardly, a church – as I have said before...
- Rev. Raymond Slim, a long-time Native American leader for the Christian Reformed Church, died earlier this week after being hit by a truck as he left a store in Farmington, N.M.
As the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina approaches, an implied question arises from the coverage of newspapers and news stations: who is "owning" the story? In other words, who is framing how we see and understand the hurricane and the 10 years that followed?
Taiwan Church News
August 10 - 16, 2015
MV Logos Hope Paid Her First Ever Visit To Taichung City in August 2015
Reported by Simon Lin
The world's biggest ever book-fare vessel, MV Logos Hope, paid her first visit to Taichung on August 13. Through a book-fare over 5,000 titles of educational and Christian books, an experience of real situations in naval life...
August 27, 2015
- Four out of five evangelicals think government policies to tackle extremism may make it harder for them to share their faith.
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Bishop Stacy Sauls, Chief Operating Officer of The Episcopal Church, has announced a new initiative and partnership to encourage young adults to engage in racial reconciliation and justice at the important site of Ferguson, MO.
Bishop Sauls announced that young adults 18 to 30 years old are invited to apply for a Young Adult...
More than 50 leaders sign letter urging Congress to back the deal
August 27, 2015...
Just in time for the 2015 federal election, a new non-partisan resource offers support for Canadian Anglicans to engage with parties and candidates on a range of vital issues rooted in shared prosperity and protecting the most vulnerable members of society.
Entitled Compassion, Justice and Reason: An Anglican Approach for Election 2015, the free downloadable resource consists of double-sided...
- Archbishop Alejo blesses the mission team.
During the week of August 8-15, 2015, the Mexico Mission Team cosponsored by the Orthodox Church in America and the Orthodox Christian Mission Center once again visited the Orthodox Christian Aztec community here.
With the blessing of His Eminence, Archbishop Alejo of the Orthodox Church in...