Saturday, December 6th, 2008 Posted in TEC | Comments Off
From Episcopal Life Online by Mary Frances Schjonberg
[Episcopal News Service] Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori said December 5 that she had accepted Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth Bishop Jack Iker's ... Read more..
Saturday, December 6th, 2008 Posted in News, TEC | Comments Off
Today, Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori "accepted the renunciation of the Ordained Ministry of this Church, made in writing on November 24, 2008 by the Right Rev. Jack Leo ... Read more..
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..
Thursday, December 4th, 2008 Posted in Anglican Church Of Canada, Gay Marriage | Comments Off
by Keith Knight, Editor, Anglican Journal (Hat Tip: VOL)
Bishops from four dioceses emerged from the house of bishops meeting in October struggling with how to proceed with plans to introduce ... Read more..
Thursday, November 27th, 2008 Posted in Anglican Church Of Canada, From Lisa's Lookout, Gay Marriage | Comments Off
By Colin Coward, Changing Attitude
The Bishop of Montreal, the Rt Revd Barry Clarke, has indicated in an interview that he will follow through with the wishes of the diocese of ... Read more..
Monday, November 24th, 2008 Posted in Anglican Communion, News, TEC | Comments Off
From Stand Firm
FORT WORTH, Texas – A letter of inhibition and supporting documents were issued Friday, Nov. 21, from the office of Katharine Jefferts Schori, Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal ... Read more..
Saturday, November 22nd, 2008 Posted in TEC | Comments Off
Hat Tip: Thinking Anglicans
Statement from the Steering Committee of North Texas Episcopalians
The Steering Committee North Texas Episcopalians is heartened by the announcement that the Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori, presiding ... Read more..
Saturday, November 22nd, 2008 Posted in TEC | Comments Off
By The Revd Dr Philip Turner, Anglican Communion Institute
Recent actions of The Episcopal Church (TEC) in the matter of Gene Robinson have sent shock waves throughout that church and indeed ... Read more..
Wednesday, November 19th, 2008 Posted in News | Comments Off
At General Convention 2003, the House of Bishops was unable to pass Resolution B001, which would have reaffirmed “Holy Scripture as the foundation of authority in our Church” and “historic positions adopted ... Read more..
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..
Monday, November 10th, 2008 Posted in TEC | No Comments »
By Gary L'Hommedieu, Virtueonline (HT The Gauthiers)
There's blood in the water, and the barracudas can no longer restrain themselves.
The contract on Robert Duncan has been executed. There is the matter ... Read more..
Friday, October 24th, 2008 Posted in Church of England, Civil Partnerships, Gay Marriage | No Comments »
By David Phillips, General Secretary, Church Society
The Diocese of London has issued a statement regarding the so called ‘gay blessing’ service at St. Bartholomew the Great. The Rector, Martin Dudley, ... Read more..
Wednesday, October 22nd, 2008 Posted in Anglican Communion, Archbishop Of Canterbury, TEC | No Comments »
From Episcopal Life Online
Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams and deposed Diocese of Pittsburgh Bishop Bob Duncan met privately in London last week.
The Lambeth Palace press office confirmed that the meeting ... Read more..
Tuesday, October 21st, 2008 Posted in Church of England, Global Anglican Future Conference | No Comments »
Reform, the 1,700-strong conservative evangelical network, has pledged support for the initiatives of GAFCON at its annual conference in London.
Revd Rod Thomas, Reform’s chairman, welcomed the clear Biblical leadership ... Read more..
Sunday, October 19th, 2008 Posted in Anglican Communion Network, Fellowship of Confessing Anglicans (FCA) | No Comments »
Bishop Bob Duncan opened his press conference in London on Friday with an expression of thanks, a report on the US situation and a warning.
First, I am here to ... Read more..
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..
Monday, October 13th, 2008 Posted in American Anglican Council, Recife -Southern Cone, TEC | 1 Comment »
Beloved in Christ Jesus,
Although there are a number of items in the news this week, I am commenting on just two: the Pittsburgh situation and the Northern Virginia legal ... Read more..
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..
Friday, October 10th, 2008 Posted in Coercion, Women Bishops | No Comments »
By George Conger, Religious Intelligence
The Archbishop of Turku has suspended a male priest for refusing to serve alongside a woman priest.
On Oct 7, the Turku cathedral chapter informed the ... Read more..
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..