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Compass Rose Society hears Archbishop of Canterbury review Communion’s work, Lambeth Conference

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2008 Posted in Anglican Covenant, Archbishop Of Canterbury, Lambeth Conference | Comments Off

From Episcopal Life Online Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams told the annual meeting of the Compass Rose Society (CRS) in November that the tensions within the Anglican Communion are not going ... Read more..

Final draft of Anglican covenant could take five years to sign on

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008 Posted in Anglican Covenant | Comments Off

From Anglican Journal   Commentary reacts to St. Andrew’s Draft EPISCOPAL NEWS SERVICE The Covenant Design Group has published a document “which sets out the responses of the bishops at the Lambeth Conference in ... Read more..

An Anglican Summer – 2008

Monday, December 1st, 2008 Posted in Anglican Communion, Global Anglican Future Conference, Jerusalem Declaration, Lambeth Conference, TEC | Comments Off

Crosslinks’ Mission Director Andy Lines reflects on a turbulent year. Dr Jim Packer, the noted author and theologian, was for many years involved in the BCMS training college, Tyndale Hall, in ... Read more..

Archbishop of Wales would consecrate gay bishop

Monday, December 1st, 2008 Posted in Church In Wales | Comments Off

From Daily Post THE Archbishop of Wales has revealed how he would personally consecrate a gay bishop if the Church in Wales approves such a contentious choice. The Most Rev Barry Morgan ... 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..

Summit will not debate Gafcon

Sunday, November 30th, 2008 Posted in Global Anglican Future Conference | Comments Off

By George Conger, CEN Members of the Joint Standing Committee [JSC] of the Primates and the Anglican Consultative Council are scheduled to meet this week, Nov 25-27 at St. Andrew’s House ... Read more..

Summary of a Presentation by Bishop Michael Nazir-Ali at NEAC November 2008

Thursday, November 27th, 2008 Posted in Anglican Communion, Global Anglican Future Conference, News | Comments Off

Over the last twenty years I have been able to get to know a large part of the Anglican Communion. As study secretary and co-ordinator for the 1988 Lambeth Conference ... Read more..

Analysis: Recognition of Third Province likely to take years

Thursday, November 27th, 2008 Posted in News, TEC | Comments Off

By George Conger The members of the Joint Standing Committee (JSC) of the Anglican Consultative Council (ACC) and the college of primates are meeting at St Andrew’s House and Lambeth Palace ... Read more..

Diocese of Montreal to draft liturgy for gay blessings

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..

Joint Standing Committee plans for 2009 ACC meeting

Wednesday, November 26th, 2008 Posted in Anglican Communion, Archbishop Of Canterbury, News, TEC | Comments Off

By Matthew Davies, Episcopal Life Online [Episcopal News Service, London] The Joint Standing Committee of the Primates and Anglican Consultative Council (ACC) has devoted much of its November 24-26 meeting to ... Read more..

Understanding Rowan Williams for the first time

Saturday, November 22nd, 2008 Posted in News | Comments Off

By A S Haley, Anglican Curmudgeon, Hat Tip Barbara Gauthier Archbishop Rowan Williams has proved to be a complete enigma. As a theologican he can uphold the traditional church teachings on the ... Read more..

Evangelical equivocation

Wednesday, November 19th, 2008 Posted in Church of England | Comments Off

By David Phillips, Church Society A consultation of Evangelical Anglicans took place on Saturday at All Soul’s Langham Place.  The meeting was called by the Church of England Evangelical Council and was ... Read more..

Primates Hold Key to New Province’s Recognition

Monday, November 17th, 2008 Posted in Anglican Communion, News | Comments Off

From The Living Church It is the primates, not the Archbishop of Canterbury, who are directly responsible for granting official status to a new Anglican Communion province. That responsibility is spelled ... Read more..

The Way Forward – Bishop Pete Broadbent

Sunday, November 16th, 2008 Posted in News | Comments Off

Notes of Presentation at NEAC November 15 2008 Four propositions 1.       That, in relation to Anglican Communion issues, the majority of the leadership of ECUSA and various Canadian dioceses have placed themselves ... Read more..

“I was there” at GAFCON and Lambeth – Bishop Keith Sinclair

Sunday, November 16th, 2008 Posted in News | Comments Off

A presentation at the NEAC 5 Saturday 15th November 2008 All Souls Langham Place. Thank you for your invitation to speak on “I was there” at GAFCON and Lambeth. It is ... Read more..

Reports from National Evangelical Anglican Consultation, 15th November 2008

Sunday, November 16th, 2008 Posted in News | Comments Off

 NEAC 5 Saturday 15th November 2008 All Souls Langham Place. The following motion was placed before the consultation by the Chairman on behalf of the Executive of the Church of England ... Read more..

Concerns expressed over Indaba group manipulation

Saturday, November 15th, 2008 Posted in Anglican Communion, News | Comments Off

By George Conger The Archbishop of Jerusalem and the Middle East has welcomed Dr. Rowan Williams’ decision to hold the 2009 Primates Meeting in Alexandria, Egypt, telling The Church of England ... Read more..

Why support an Anglican Province of North America in process of formation

Friday, November 14th, 2008 Posted in News | Comments Off

By The Most Rev. Maurice Sinclair, Former Archbishop of the Southern Cone The question of the formation and recognition of a new Anglican Province in North America is currently being debated ... Read more..

Lambeth 2008 – a retrospect

Tuesday, November 11th, 2008 Posted in Lambeth Conference, News | No Comments »

Chris Sugden in North American Anglican Vol 1. No.1 November 2008.  www.39articles.com All that said, the Conference had an unforgettable conclusion.. As the final service ended in Canterbury Cathedral, the names of ... Read more..

Duncan deposition “will not be recognised by African Churches”

Saturday, November 8th, 2008 Posted in News | No Comments »

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