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New Bishop of New Westminster

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Nominees for Bishop of New Westminster

From the Diocese of New Westminster The Candidates Listed in alphabetical order, the eight (8) candidates which the Committee recommends to you for consideration are: 1. Ven. Ellen Clark-King, Vicar, Christ Church Cathedral, Diocese of New Westminster (Ph.D., M.A., C.T., … Continue reading

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Michael Ingham Announces his Retirement

From the Diocese of New Westminster: Bishop Michael Ingham announced today he will be retiring from his position on August 31st, 2013. “The Diocese of New Westminster has been at the forefront of positive change in the Church for decades” … Continue reading

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Bishop of Durham to be Archbishop of Canterbury

From the Daily Telegraph Sources have confirmed that the Eton-educated bishop will be announced as successor to Dr Rowan Williams as early as Friday, after the Crown Nominations Commission put his name forward to Downing Street. It marks a meteoric … Continue reading

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Armchair Discovery a ‘Godsend’ for Struggling B.C. Church – Updated

From here. They’d been there, in a quiet spot along the back wall of Victoria’s St. Matthias Anglican Church, for decades — possibly since the parish opened the doors of its new home in the B.C. capital nearly 50 years … Continue reading

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D of NW receives generous grant from Diocese of Toronto

While the Diocese of Toronto is busy closing Churches, it’s giving away its spare cash… From here. At the Corporate (Financial) Synod of the Diocese of Toronto held June 16th, 2012, at St. Paul, Bloor Street, Archbishop Colin Johnson announced … Continue reading

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Missouri Synod Lutherans, North American Anglicans conclude first round of theological discussions and release report summarizing joint discussions

From here. After four meetings over the past 18 months, the Anglican Church in North America and The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) rejoice in affirming core teachings of the Christian faith they share. The two church bodies, together with the … Continue reading

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Fellowship of Confessing Anglicans Leaders Conference Statement and Commitment

From the Fellowship of Confessing Anglicans H/T David Virtue In 2008 the Global Anglican Future Conference (GAFCON) was held in Jerusalem, drawing together more than 1100 Anglicans from around the world, including bishops, clergy and laity. GAFCON recognized that the … Continue reading

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Anglican leader Rowan Williams to step down: Archbishop of Canterbury leaves end of 2012 for Cambridge University job

From the CBC The Archbishop of Canterbury says he is stepping down at the end of this year to take a post at Cambridge University. Rowan Williams, 61, is the symbolic leader of the world’s 77 million Anglicans, including about … Continue reading

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Archbishop urges state not to ‘dictate’ over marriage: Ministers should not overrule tradition on the issue of same-sex marriages, the Archbishop of York has said.

From the BBC Dr John Sentamu, the second most senior Church of England cleric, told the Daily Telegraph that marriage must be between a man and a woman. He supported civil partnerships, he said, but only “dictators” tried to overturn … Continue reading

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