October 2016

 

Jennifer Baskerville-Burrows elected bishop of Indianapolis

Chicago priest elected 11th bishop of Indianapolis on the second ballot on 28 Oct 2015 at Christ Church Cathedral Indianapolis.

 

Anglican – Oriental Orthodox International Commission Communiqué 2016

The Anglican-Oriental Orthodox International Commission held its fifth meeting from the 24th to 29th October 2016 at the Armenian Catholicosate of Cilicia, Antelias, Lebanon.

 

Church of South India facing a constitutional crisis

Dr. R. Jayakaran Isaac offers the case against the bishops of the CSI, accusing them of usurping authority not granted them by the Indian church's constitution.

 

Rowan Williams to give the first annual Beetge lecture in South Africa

Lecture series established in honor of the late Bishop of the Highveld, the Rt. Rev. David Beetge

 

Anglicans urge Colombian govt and guerillas to return to peace talks

The Bishop of Colombia has issued a call to prayer after voters rejected a referendum that would have approved a peace deal ending the 50-year old guerilla war between the government and FARC.

 

African National Congress denounces bishops support of student protestors

ANC charges the support lent by the bishops of Pretoria and Johannesburg to the student protestors fomented violence

 

Discernment and Discipleship -- A Response to the Bishop of Liverpool

Gavin Ashenden looks at Bishop Paul Bayes' “Calm Down Dear- Love and Anger in the Church” and finds it lacking

 

Textile treasures go on display at Durham Cathedral

Unconventional English artist, Grayson Perry, will be exhibiting one of his latest works alongside some of Durham Cathedral’s most significant historic textile pieces, in Textiles: Painting with the needle