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Financial Threat over Women Bishops

Friday, December 5th, 2008 Posted in Church of England, Women Bishops | Comments Off

By Toby Cohen, Church of England Newspaper THE THIRD Province Movement has threatened the cancellation of diocesan quota payments if the House of Bishops introduces women bishops without making greater provisions ... Read more..

Christina Baxter: Hopes we won’t fracture, but believes ACC not competent to handle Covenant discipline

Monday, December 1st, 2008 Posted in Anglican Communion, Anglican Covenant | Comments Off

By John Richardson Christina Baxter, Principal of St John's Theological College, Nottingham Addressing the Chelmsford Diocesan Evangelical Association, Saturday 29 November 2008 at St Michael's, Galleywood The Anglican Church: Where now?  (NB: These are notes ... Read more..

Half of Church of England clergy ‘will be women’ by 2018?

Saturday, November 15th, 2008 Posted in Women Bishops | Comments Off

By Trevor Gundy, Anglican Journal A member of the (Anglican) Church of England’s general synod who supports a greater female role in the church has predicted that within 10 years half ... Read more..

Open Letter to the House of Bishops

Thursday, November 13th, 2008 Posted in Women Bishops | Comments Off

From Massinformation (Hat Tip: Kendall Harmon) Thursday 13th November 2008 Most Reverend and Right Reverend Fathers in God,   Tomorrow you will meet as a House of Bishops to discuss the current state of the ... Read more..

Traditionalist Anglicans urged not to become insular

Monday, November 10th, 2008 Posted in News | No Comments »

By Michael Brown, Religious Intelligence Traditionalist Anglicans, smarting over the General Synod's vote on women bishops, were urged on Saturday [Nov 1] not to become insular and "keep themselves to themselves". ... Read more..

Mixed response to Sydney communion decision

Sunday, November 2nd, 2008 Posted in Anglican Communion, Sydney Anglicans | No Comments »

By Toby Cohen, Religious Intelligence Sydney Anglican synod's vote in favour of male and female deacons officiating at Holy Communion has provoked impassioned debate in England. The director of Forward in Faith, ... Read more..

Church Times: Duncan warns the English

Friday, October 24th, 2008 Posted in News | No Comments »

by Bill Bowder THE Rt Revd Bob Duncan, the former Bishop of Pittsburgh in the Episcopal Church in the United States, deposed from holy orders by the Presiding Bishop last month ... Read more..

Traditionalists warn church of evangelism threat

Monday, October 20th, 2008 Posted in News | No Comments »

By Michael Brown, Religious Intelligence An extraordinary claim that if traditionalist Anglicans are "destroyed", the Gospel in England "will suffer" because no one else is evangelising, was issued by the Bishop ... Read more..

Former Pittsburgh bishop warns Church of England traditionalists against ‘complacency’

Saturday, October 18th, 2008 Posted in Archbishop Of Canterbury, Church of England, News, TEC | No Comments »

From Episcopal Life Online  [Episcopal News Service] Former Pittsburgh Bishop Robert Duncan, who was deposed from the episcopate last month, has warned traditionalists in the Church of England that, in his ... Read more..

Support for GAFCON from Reform and Forward in Faith

Wednesday, October 15th, 2008 Posted in News | 1 Comment »

The Reform Assembly passed these resolutions at the close of their annual conference on October 15 at the City Temple, Holborn. This conference welcomes the outcome of GAFCON, pledges the support ... Read more..

Evangelical leader urges Anglicans to break away

Wednesday, October 15th, 2008 Posted in Global Anglican Future Conference, Women Bishops | No Comments »

By Riazat Butt, Guardian English churches opposing the ordination of women and homosexuals are planning to defect from the Church of England to join the Global Anglican Future Conference, a breakaway ... Read more..

Church of England schism over gays

Wednesday, October 15th, 2008 Posted in Church of England, Homosexuality, News | No Comments »

By Ruth Gledhill, TimesonLine The schism over gays that has seen two dioceses vote to “leave” the US Episcopal Church is threatening to split the Church of England. On October 14 parishes ... Read more..

Evangelical leader urges Anglicans to break away

Wednesday, October 15th, 2008 Posted in Church of England, Global Anglican Future Conference, Women Bishops | No Comments »

By Riazat Butt, Guardian English churches opposing the ordination of women and homosexuals are planning to defect from the Church of England to join the Global Anglican Future Conference, a breakaway ... Read more..

Church of England schism over gays

Tuesday, October 14th, 2008 Posted in News | No Comments »

The schism over gays that has seen two dioceses vote to “leave” the US Episcopal Church is threatening to split the Church of England. On October 14 parishes were urged to ... Read more..

England’s ‘Pittsburgh’ unfolds as parishes seek new bishop

Tuesday, October 14th, 2008 Posted in Anglican Communion | No Comments »

By Ruth Gledhill, TimesonLine Evangelicals from Reform are at present meeting in London at their annual conference. I'll be popping in for a coffee tomorrow morning, before going on to Lambeth ... Read more..

English Church discusses ‘complementary’ bishops plan

Saturday, October 11th, 2008 Posted in Women Bishops | No Comments »

By Toby Cohen, Religious Intelligence As the English House of Bishops met to discuss the Church of England’s future, a Synod insider revealed that plans are already in place to provide ... Read more..

Uganda synod gives backing to US traditionalists

Saturday, October 11th, 2008 Posted in Anglican Church Of Canada, TEC | No Comments »

From George Conger The general synod of the Church of Uganda has backed the call for the creation of a second Anglican province in the United States and Canada for traditionalists. Meeting ... Read more..

Church of England’s parliament is ’sinful’ over women bishops vote, says Bishop of Fulham

Friday, October 10th, 2008 Posted in Women Bishops | No Comments »

By Martin Beckford, Telegraph.co.uk The Rt Rev John Broadhurst, the Bishop of Fulham, condemned the General Synod for going against the Bible and tradition by voting to introduce women bishops without ... Read more..

Reform National Conference for Action 2008: Reminder

Thursday, October 9th, 2008 Posted in News | No Comments »

The Cost of Reform:  October 14 and 15, 2008 at City Temple, Holborn, London. The summer of 2008 has concentrated our minds ... GAFCON has reminded the Anglican Communion of the great ... Read more..

Church of England still divided over women bishops vote

Sunday, October 5th, 2008 Posted in Church of England, Women Bishops | No Comments »

From Religious Intelligence The English General Synod is outdated and ineffective say two bishops, following the Bishop of Manchester’s revelation that the July Synod was incapable of properly exploring his report ... Read more..