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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..

The split in the Anglican Communion widens a tad

Friday, November 21st, 2008 Posted in Anglican Communion | Comments Off

From USA Today Barry Kosmin, one of the nation's top researchers on the demographics of faith, argues in a book he co-authored, Religion in a Free Market, that competition among religious ... Read more..

Anglican Church lacks leadership, say bishops

Saturday, November 15th, 2008 Posted in Anglican Communion, Archbishop Of Canterbury | Comments Off

The Archbishop of Canterbury has failed to provide leadership in the Anglican Church's war over homosexuality, according to two of his bishops. By Jonathan Wynne-Jones, Telegraph   The Bishop of Rochester, Rt ... 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..

More defections in American Church

Friday, November 7th, 2008 Posted in TEC | No Comments »

By George Conger, Religious Intelligence The steady spate of parish defections from the Episcopal Church continued unabated last week, as a Texas parish announced it had quit the Diocese of the ... 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..

Questions to Bishop Bob Duncan 2:on Sour Grapes, Catholic Order and Martyrdom

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

Note: Due to the sound quality, it was not always possible to identify the actual questioner. Question:  What advice would you give to traditionalists in the United Kingdom? The most important thing ... 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..

Reform threatens to walk

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

From Episcopal Cafe Thinking Anglicans provides a roundup of the just concluding Reform Conference. Included is this link to an article by Ruth Gledhill of The Times who smells schism; Us? ... 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..

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..

Finnish priest loses appeal over women priests

Monday, October 13th, 2008 Posted in Ordination Of Women | No Comments »

From Religious Intelligence A court in Finland has rejected an appeal from a priest who was handed down a disciplinary order because he refused to conduct worship together with a female ... 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..

Finnish priest suspended in row over women priests

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..

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..

Church of England clergy ‘flying bishops’ opt-out proposed to aid move to women bishops

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

By Jonathan Wynne-Jones, Telegraph.co.uk Church leaders will propose allowing a number of "flying bishops" to serve male clergy in an effort to prevent the exodus of traditionalists from the Church of ... Read more..

And for those who say gay marriage won’t impact them…

Friday, September 19th, 2008 Posted in Culture, From Lisa's Lookout, Gay Marriage, Marriage, Secularism | No Comments »

Couple fight California's gender-neutral language in wedding license By Jennifer Garza  Newlyweds Rachel Bird and Gideon Codding refuse to be recognized legally as "Party A" and "Party B."   Last month, Rachel Bird exchanged ... Read more..