February 3, 2016
[Anglican Communion News Service] When the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women convenes in New York next month to explore women’s empowerment and the link to sustainable development it will benefit from the experience and knowledge of some 22 Anglican women from 18 provinces.
The 60th meeting of the U.N. Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW) will take place at the U.N.’s headquarters from March 14-24....
January 17, 2016
[Episcopal News Service – Cantórbery, Inglaterra] En el momento en que los 38 primados de la Comunión Anglicana concluyen su reunión del 11 al 15 de enero con un llamado a la imposición de sanciones a la...
January 15, 2016
[Episcopal News Service – Canterbury, England] As the 38 primates of the Anglican Communion conclude their Jan. 11-15 meeting calling for temporary sanctions on the Episcopal Church but with a commitment to walking together, church leaders say the real instruments of communion and...
January 12, 2016
[Anglican Alliance] As the Primates of the Anglican Communion gather this week in Canterbury, Anglican Alliance Co-Executive Director, the Rev. Rachel Carnegie, reflects how the bonds of the Communion have the deepest possible significance in our troubled and suffering world.
As I’ve prayed and reflected over this past week leading up to the Primates Meeting, I’ve been aware how precious a gift and...
January 8, 2016
[Anglican Alliance] The Anglican Alliance is looking to support Anglican Communion dioceses to use a different kind of tool to build peace and sustainable communities – football.
Anglican churches in central and eastern Africa, including Burundi, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Kenya, Rwanda and South Sudan, are keen to use sports to improve education, empower young people, tackle gender inequality and...
January 1, 2016
New Year’s Day Sermon 2016
Christ Church Cathedral, Ottawa, ON
Archbishop Fred J. Hiltz, Primate
At the very heart of Christmas is The Child: The Child whom Gabriel announces and names, Mary nurses and Joseph guards, angels sing and shepherds adore; The Child in whom Simeon and Anna rejoice; The Child to whom magi come from afar bearing sacred gifts of mystic meaning; The Child whose frantic mother clutches closely as she...
December 22, 2015
- In this issue: Church of the Brethren districts seek executive ministers, Children’s Aid Society seeks executive director, job opening in Brethren Press customer service, workcamp registration opens online Jan. 7, prayer requested for nation of Burundi, Dominican Republic pastors hold retreat, Waterford Church of the Brethren closes, and more news by, for, and about Brethren.
December 18, 2015
[Anglican Communion News Service] Coventry Cathedral was set to take part in a vigil for Burundi Dec. 18 as the African Union warned of an impending genocide in the east African country. And staff at the Anglican Communion Office in London also paused to pray for peace for the troubled country.
There has been increasing violence over the past few months and an attempted coup following the decision by President Pierre Nkurunziza to seek re-election for an unprecedented...
December 14, 2015
Inter-Anglican Standing Commission on Unity Faith and Order (IASCUFO)
Communiqué, 9 December 2015
The Inter-Anglican Standing Commission on Unity, Faith and Order met at Elmina, Ghana, from 2 to 9 December 2015.
The Commission was generously hosted by the Church of the Province of West Africa and its Diocese of the Cape Coast. The Primate, the Most Revd Daniel...