October 21, 2016
A todo el Clero y Laicos de la Iglesia Episcopal Puertorriqueña Gracias y paz en nombre de nuestro Señor y Salvador Jesucristo. El Comité de Búsqueda y Nominaciones del proceso para la elección de un Obispo/a para la Diócesis Episcopal de Puerto Rico luego de profunda oración y discernimiento en el ejercicio de su responsabilidad y de acuerdo a los criterios establecidos por el Comité Permanente, hizo entrega el martes 27 de septiembre de 2016 de la papeleta en la cual nos presentan a los...
[Diocese of Puerto Rico] The Search and Nominating Committee for the election of a Bishop for the Episcopal Diocese of Puerto Rico, after deep prayer and discernment in the exercise of its responsibility and in accordance with the criteria established by the Standing Committee, on Sept. 27 announced a slate of four candidates for the position of the eighth bishop of the diocese, succeeding the Rt. Rev. Wilfrido Ramos Orench who has...
[Anglican Communion News Service] South Africa’s church leaders have said that the country is facing a constitutional crisis. In a joint letter, 31 church and faith leaders – including the Archbishop of Cape Town, Thabo Makgoba, primate of the Anglican Church of Southern Africa – say that the “fees must fall” university protests are just one aspect of a much wider crisis facing the country.
- This week's Friday Night Theology marks Anti-Slavery Day and reflects on the 45 million people, made in God's image, in slavery around the world.
- A dedication service marks the end of the transition from New York for the United Methodist Board of Global Ministries.
The United Church of Christ will get a taste of cheese, brats and beers during the 32nd General Synod in 2019. The Wisconsin Conference UCC was enthusiastic in its invitation to Milwaukee, offering to host the denomination's biennial gathering, which the UCC Board of Directors unanimously accepted Thursday, Oct. 20, as part of business during the fall meeting.
- QUITO, ECUADOR — We need a fundamental reimagining of collective living, says the Baha'i International Community (BIC) in a statement released this week, titled "New Patterns of Community Life in an Urbanizing World". The statement addresses
- At 10am on Monday, 24 October 2016, the Court of Appeal in Belfast will deliver its ruling in the case brought by the Equality Commission against Ashers Bakery.
Taiwan Church News
October 10 - 16, 2016
PCT's Ministry For Senior Citizens And Youth Across The Island
Reported by Chen Yi-hsuan, Simon Lin and Chen Yi-fan
Either to celebrate the Double Ninth Festival for the senior citizens or care about a holistic faith of youth from mountain, rural or college, PCT held versatile ministries across the island in the September...