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Concerns raised over newly named Archbishop of York

It was announced today that the Right Reverend Stephen Cottrell will become the next Archbishop of York. Stephen Cottrell is the current...

Reflections on leaving the Church of England

Having served for 23 years as an ordained minister in the Church of England, I was recently licensed as minister of Emmanuel, Morecambe in...

Has the Upcoming Moderator Election Influenced the Filing of Two Criminal Complaints by the KCD?

In the space of less than one month the Karnataka Central Diocese (KCD), acting on behalf of the...

Islam has three political strategies — immigration, population and violence

There is a well-known doctrine in Islam called Taqiyya. It’s the principle that should some deceit further Islam’s interest, you have a duty to deceive. It looks...

Smyth, Fletcher, Iwerne, and the theology of the divided self

I have been following the John Smyth and Jonathan Fletcher sagas obsessively. I would like to be able to say that this...

Evangelical Anglicans on the Fault Line in New Zealand

I have been privileged to visit New Zealand twice this year. On my first visit in May I had time to explore...

GAFCON-Ireland pushes back against claims it is un-Anglican

A letter printed in the Irish Times in response to the open letter from liberal Irish clergy urging the Irish bishops to...

A Prince and an Abuser

I made a decision that I would not allow my equilibrium to be disturbed by watching what many have now called the...

Diana Butler Bass vs Council of Nicaea

Recently liberal Episcopal writer Diana Butler Bass ignited a Twitter storm by recalling how she learned to disdain the Council of Nicaea, which set...

Questions for the Gafcon and Global South Leadership — and an Appeal

In October 2019, the Global South Anglican Fellowship (formerly GSA Network) issued a communiqué (“Seventh Trumpet”) from its meeting in Cairo, which mentioned the...

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Bishop Nazir-Ali responds to the bishops’ pastoral statement on...

The clear stating of the Church’s biblical and historic teaching on the nature of marriage;  that marriage between one man and one...

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity concludes with vespers...

Representatives from Anglican and Orthodox worlds joined Pope Francis at the tomb of St Paul today to mark the close of the...

Church Society response to Bishops’ pastoral letter on civil...

Response to the latest statement from the House of Bishops. Church Society welcomes the recent pastoral statement from the House...

Open letter to the Archbishops of Canterbury and York...

Your Graces We write to express our anger and disappointment regarding the recent House of Bishops ‘Pastoral Statement’ concerning Same Sex...