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Bishop jailed for contempt of court

The Bishop in Thoothukudi-Nazareth Diocese has been jailed for 15 days for ignoring a court order not to hold diocesan elections

 

Forward in Faith NA bishops stand firm against the ordination of women

"The Celebrant at the Altar is a symbol of Christ, the church gathered at the Altar is the Bride of Christ. If the priest at the Altar is a woman you have a lesbian church": Jack Iker

 

Canberra priest sentenced to 9 years imprisonment for child rape

As she was being raped on a church pew, Aitchison muttered “please God forgive me,” the victim said

 

Ghanaian Anglicans urged to stop praying for the dead

No such thing as purgatory, altar servers conference told. Focus instead on prayers for the living.

 

Hajj begins

Saudi government expects two million Muslim pilgrims to converge on Mecca this week

 

Philippine bishop decries threats to clergy

Anglican partner church bishop accuses police of making threats to silence church and stop it standing up for human rights

 

Police interview suspects in murder of Coptic abbot

Egyptian police interview over 400 following murder of Bishop Epiphanius at St Macarius monastery in Wadi Natrum