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Proposed North American Province Rocks Anglican Boat

Saturday, December 6th, 2008 Posted in Anglican Church in North America | Comments Off

By Jeff Walton, Institute on Religion & Democracy “While disaffected groups have split from the Episcopal Church in the past, the fact that many of these groups are now unifying is unprecedented.” — ... Read more..

ALTERNATIVE ANGLICAN PROVINCE FORMED IN NORTH AMERICA

Saturday, December 6th, 2008 Posted in Anglican Church in North America | Comments Off

By David Virtue, VOL An historic moment in the life of North American Anglicanism took place this week. In Wheaton Illinois, the home of American evangelicalism, a new North American Anglican Province ... Read more..

Archbishops hold Canterbury summit over threat of schism

Friday, December 5th, 2008 Posted in Anglican Church in North America, Archbishop Of Canterbury | Comments Off

By Ruth Gledhill, Timesonline Anglican archbishops will hold an emergency meeting with the Archbishop of Canterbury today to discuss the unfolding schism in the Church in America. The meeting between Dr Rowan ... Read more..

New American Province looms

Thursday, December 4th, 2008 Posted in News | Comments Off

Church of England Newspaper  December 5 By George Conger A THIRD Province movement in North America will be the topic of a special meeting at Lambeth Palace today (Dec 5). The Archbishop of ... 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..

Canada: Conservative Anglicans determined to stay within church

Saturday, November 29th, 2008 Posted in Anglican Church Of Canada, Anglican Network in Canada | Comments Off

By Keith Knight, Anglican Journal About 50 conservative Anglican leaders, including eight young theological students, gathered in Toronto for a one-day consultation on Nov. 25 and emerged with a determination to ... 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..

The punishment of the Southern Cone

Tuesday, November 25th, 2008 Posted in Archbishop Of Canterbury, Recife -Southern Cone, TEC | Comments Off

By Ruth Gledhill, TimesonLine  Southern Cone heading south Looks like action is about to be taken against Greg Venables and the Southern Cone for sheltering no fewer than four TEC ... Read more..

New Executive Director for Forward in Faith North America

Monday, November 24th, 2008 Posted in News | Comments Off

From Forward in Faith Forward in Faith North America (FiF NA) announces the appointment of Dr. Michael W. Howell as its new Executive Director. Dr. Howell’s appointment will officially begin on ... Read more..

More on Bishop Iker’s Inhibition

Monday, November 24th, 2008 Posted in News | Comments Off

From George Conger, Religious Intelligence US Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has suspended Fort Worth Bishop Jack Iker from the ministry of the Episcopal Church on the grounds of having backed ... Read more..

Fort Worth: Responses to the attempted inhibition of Jack Iker

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..

Fort Worth votes to secede from Episcopal Church

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

By George Conger, Religious Intelligence The Anglo-Catholic movement in America is dead, the Rt Rev Jack Iker said following the secession of the Diocese of Fort Worth from the Episcopal Church ... Read more..

Fort Worth: Post Convention Press Conference

Sunday, November 16th, 2008 Posted in Anglican Communion, TEC | Comments Off

By Cherie Wetzel, Anglicans United (From Virtueonline) Present were Bishop Jack Iker, Bishop William Godfrey of Peru and Bishop William Wantland of Eau Claire ret. and Assisting Bishop of Ft. Worth Bishop ... Read more..

FT WORTH: Diocese Votes Overwhelmingly to Leave The Episcopal Church

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

From Virtueonline Clergy and lay delegates to the 26th diocesan convention of the Diocese Ft. Worth today voted overwhelmingly to leave The Episcopal Church. Clergy voted by orders, 73 for and 18 ... Read more..

Bishop Jack Iker’s Address to the Diocese of Ft. Worth

Saturday, November 15th, 2008 Posted in TEC | Comments Off

From Virtueonline "Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ." (Philippians 1:2) As we all know, this 26th annual meeting of our Diocesan Convention is anything ... Read more..

CAPA recognises Bishop Duncan; AAC hosts Fellowship of Confessing Anglicans page

Friday, November 14th, 2008 Posted in American Anglican Council, Global South, News, TEC | Comments Off

CAPA, the Council of Anglican Provinces of Africa, has announced that they will not recognize the Episcopal Church's deposition of Bishop Duncan, and they regard him as a Bishop in ... 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..

Proposals for new North American Province in a matter of weeks

Tuesday, November 11th, 2008 Posted in Anglican Church Of Canada, Common Cause, News | No Comments »

"The churches in North America don't have any option. They have been systematically kicked out, persecuted in their own church ... while the Archbishop of Canterbury has done nothing to ... Read more..

Episcopal Church split might turn into conflict over property

Tuesday, November 11th, 2008 Posted in Recife -Southern Cone, TEC | No Comments »

From QC Times Fallout from the weekend decision by the Diocese of Quincy, Ill., to leave the Episcopal Church of the United States may include litigation over millions of dollars’ worth ... Read more..

Presiding Bishop says church laments Quincy departures

Monday, November 10th, 2008 Posted in News, Recife -Southern Cone, TEC | No Comments »

From Episcopal Life Online Episcopal News Service, Quincy, Illinois] Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori said November 8 that the church “laments the departure from the Episcopal Church of some individuals in ... Read more..