August 20, 2015
August 18, 2015
August 13, 2015
International Anglican Liturgical Consultation
A Network of the Anglican Communion
2015 Meeting in Montreal – Communiqué
Rites of Corporate Reconciliation
1. The International Anglican Liturgical Consultation met in Montreal, Canada from the 3rd to 8th August 2015. The Consultation was warmly welcomed and appreciated the facilities placed at its disposal by the...
August 6, 2015
[Anglican Communion News Service] Commemorations to mark VJ Day – the end of the Second World War in the Pacific – have tended to be a lesser commemoration, in Britain at least, than VE Day – the end of the Second World War in Europe.
It is also because it is very difficult to “celebrate” the end of a war where victory was wrought with the loss of 120,000 people who were victims of the first two – and, so far, only...
July 9, 2015
June 29, 2015
[Anglican Communion News Service — Salt Lake City] There was delight and excitement in the room as The Episcopal Church’s Presiding Bishop-elect Michael Curry unexpected paid a call June 28 to thank international and ecumenical guests for coming to the church’s General Convention in...
June 28, 2015
[Episcopal News Service — Salt Lake City] “Talitha, cum. Get up, girl – and boy, and woman, and man – get up and dance!” Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori told the gathering in her June 28 sermon to the 78th General Convention of...
June 23, 2015
[Episcopal News Service] Global dimensions are set to resonate throughout The Episcopal Church’s General Convention as international guests representing many of the Anglican Communion’s 38 provinces will travel to Salt Lake City.
Guests attending the June 25-July 3 convention will also include several ecumenical and interreligious partners who will look to gain a deeper understanding of The Episcopal Church’s polity and legislative processes and celebrate their common...
June 18, 2015
[World Council of Churches press release] The World Council of Churches (WCC) says it is grateful that the churches of the Union of Utrecht, the Iglesia Filippina Independiente (IFI), and The Episcopal Church have embarked on a study about globalization and catholicity.
Stakeholders gathered at the Ecumenical Centre on June 13 at a symposium celebrating the 50th anniversary of the concordat between IFI (Philippine Independent Church) and churches of the Union of...
June 17, 2015
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Twenty-seven young adults representing 21 Episcopal Church dioceses are serving as missionaries in the Young Adult Service Corps (YASC) for the 2015-2016 term in locales throughout the Anglican Communion.
“This year we witnessed the largest group ever of applications for positions as YASC missionaries,” said Bishop Stacy Sauls, Chief Operating...