May 2016


Canadian diocese to go ahead with gay marriage

Bishop of Rupert's Land "convinced time has come" to institute same-sex marriage


Reform objects to Virginia bishop's appointment in Liverpool

"Susan Goff will be the only overseas Assistant Honorary bishop who does not reside in this country," conservative evangelical group warns


Continuing Indaba director steps down

Dr Phil Groves, who for the past 10 years has led the Anglican Communion’s Continuing Indaba conflict transformation and reconciliation ministry, is to leave his post at the end of July to return to parish ministry.


Vale -- the Rev Prof. John Webster

The Revd Professor John Bainbridge Webster, DD, FRSE 1955-2016


Fulani favoritism could lead to civil war, Okoh warns

"These notorious activities of herdsmen are capable of dragging the country into another civil war," warns Archbishop Okoh


Bishops urges international mediation in Central American border dispute

The Bishop of Belize has urged his country’s territorial dispute with Guatemala be referred to the International Court of Justice for mediation


Kunonga plea for judicial relief

Oral argument was heard last week before the Zimbabwe Supreme Court on the petition of Dr. Nolbert Kunonga to set aside a judgment of $427,89 awarded the Diocese of Harare


Ancient Cross donated for display in Open Treasure

A crucifix found on the site of the Battle of Neville’s Cross has been donated to Durham Cathedral to feature in a metal-work display as part of the Open Treasure exhibition experience


Jutland commemorations at the grave of Jack Cornwell VC

AB Alex Saridis visited the grave of Jack Cornwell VC, his great great uncle, hero of the Battle Jutland at Manor Park Cemetery