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ACNA Council Votes to Accept Membership in the Global South Fellowship

June 24, 2020 The Provincial Council of the Anglican Church in North America (ACNA) voted on its second day...

Oxford statement on removal of Lord Carey’s permission to officiate in the diocese

The following statement was issued in response to requests from the BBC and Channel 4 news on 17 June 2020. 

Episcopal Church in South Carolina statement on today’s court loss

Lower Court Judge Issues Ruling Contrary to SC Supreme Court Decision from August 2017 CHARLESTON, SC – (June 19,...

Diocese of South Carolina statement following court victory today

South Carolina Circuit Court Rules in Favor of the Diocese and Parishes Clarifying Supreme Court Ruling Orangeburg, S.C. (June 19,...

The Episcopal Church encourages support of the Dream Act

The Episcopal Church has long advocated for legislation that protects Dreamers and offers a pathway to citizenship. Through Deferred Action for Childhood...

Episcopal leaders hail Supreme Court ruling barring LGBTQ workplace discrimination

Episcopalians and church leaders are cheering the U.S. Supreme Court’s June 15 ruling that protects gay and transgender Americans from workplace discrimination,...

Springfield bishop, diocese’s Standing Committee hit impasse over timing of retirement

The Diocese of Springfield’s Standing Committee is in mediation with Bishop Daniel Martins to settle a disagreement over the bishop’s retirement, with Martins planning...

Letter from Eastern & Western Michigan standing committees: Notice of suspension of Bishop Hougland for adultery

15 June 2020 Dear Friends and Colleagues, Today, we were notified of an accord reached between...

Parliamentary report warns of unfolding genocide in Nigeria against Christians

Release International welcomes a new report by UK parliamentarians highlighting the religious element behind much of the growing violence in Nigeria. The...

Shaky start for Church of South India moderator

An investigative report from Youth4CSI: Vindictive and Nepotistic Decisions Cloud Bishop Dharmaraj Rasalam’s Start As CSI Moderator Six months...

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Chinese diocese asked to ban children to resume services

A Catholic bishop in northern China's Hebei province has been asked to ban children from entering churches if he wants to reopen his...

Navy rescinds regulations on off base worship

NAV Memo Religious Freedom 2020.07.08 by George Conger on Scribd

Anglican Diocese of the Carolinas reorganizes episcopal areas

July 8, 2020 Dear Brothers and Sisters, Greetings in the name...

South Carolina call for a coadjutor

On July 9, 2020, Bishop Lawrence sent the following message to the Diocese.  Dear Friends in Christ,