September 29, 2014
[Virginia Theological Seminary press release] Virginia Theological Seminary’s Center for Anglican Communion Studies announces the appointment of three Honorary Fellows. Rev. Eleanor Sanderson Ph.D. is appointed as CACS Fellow in Public Theology, Rev. William L. Sachs, Ph.D. is appointed as CACS Fellow in World Anglicanism and Ms. Zeyneb Sayilgan is appointed as CACS Fellow in Peace and Reconciliation.
Dean and President of VTS, Very Rev. Ian S. Markham, Ph.D....
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 9/29/14)—The All Africa Baptist Fellowship (AABF), a region of the Baptist World Alliance (BWA), has declared Sunday, October 12, 2014 as Ebola Sunday. American Baptist Churches USA (ABCUSA) joins the BWA and North American Baptist Fellowship in supporting a day of prayer for the Ebola Crisis on either Saturday, October 11, or Sunday, October 12.**
“I invite every American Baptist congregation to join our brothers and sisters in Christ of...
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 9/29/14)—The Board of Directors of American Baptist International Ministries (IM) adopted far-reaching resolutions on September 11, 2014, in response to a global rise in anti-Semitism and anti-Muslim prejudice.
The International Ministries Resolution on Anti-Semitism cites a growth in acts of anti-...
- Tabitha is a classical and musical theatre singer and actress with numerous national radio and TV performances under her belt. She has captivated audiences with roles in Phantom of the Opera, Les Misérables (also in the 2012 movie with Hugh Jackman) and Chess. She is currently co-writing and directing Love Beyond, a show at Wembley Arena.
New opportunities emerging for church, Egypt International Peacemaker says
September 29, 2014
Christ Church 175th anniversary
28 September 2014
Holly Springs, MS
The Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori
Presiding Bishop and Primate
The Episcopal Church
Today, Jacob would probably be sent to a sleep lab, to see if apnea is causing his frequent midnight disturbances. One night he wrestles with an angel and wakes up with a dislocated hip. In today’s account he sleeps on a rock and has wild dreams. In other cultures people...
Nicolás Maduro, presidente de Venezuela es hipersensible a cualquier crítica que se le haga. La víctima más reciente ha sido la popular actriz cubano-venezolana María Conchita Alonso que ha sido despojada de su ciudadanía venezolana después de vivir en la tierra de Bolívar durante muchos años. Su “pecado” defender a las víctimas de la represión gubernamental y sugerir la intervención de Estados Unidos en la complicada situación venezolana. En su discurso en la asamblea de las Naciones Unidas...
[Lambeth Palace press release] Transcript of Archbishop Justin Welby’s speech in the House of Lords debate today on developments in Iraq.
“My Lords, a danger of this debate is that we speak only of Iraq and Syria, only of ISIL, and only of armed force.
“ISIL and its dreadful barbarity are only one example of a global phenomenon, as the noble Baroness, the Leader of the House mentioned. We will not thus be able to deal with a global, holistic...
- Calls from The Children’s Society and the Archbishop of Canterbury are urging people to lobby the House of Lords to protect children from the impact of debt and payday loans by promoting responsible credit and savings.