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Landmark euthanasia case to be heard by human rights court

STRASBOURG (8.1.2019) – This week, the European Court of Human Rights agreed to consider the case of Tom Mortier. Belgian authorities have refused...

Celebrations planned, tension lingers a month after marriage equality resolution takes effect

The Episcopal Church’s five-week-old plan to give same-sex couples unfettered access to marriage in all of its domestic dioceses is still...

Haitian episcopal election fails to receive necessary consents

 Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Michael Curry has issued the following statement:Dear Friends in Christ Jesus,On 3 January 2019, the 120-day canonically...

Survey conducted to discover the safety and security of Anglican clergy

A pilot survey for the National Churchwatch and undertaken by academics at Royal Holloway, discovered that 10 percent of Anglican Clergy have...

New chairman of the board for ERD

The Most Rev. Michael B. Curry, Presiding Bishop and Primate of the Episcopal Church, has appointed Teri Lawver as Board Chair for Episcopal Relief...

Foreign Secretary announces global review into persecution of Christians

. Yesterday my family and I walked a short journey to our local church, and enjoyed an uplifting Christmas...

Gay church wedding for Toronto suffragan

The Diocese of Toronto congratulates Bishop Kevin Robertson and Mr. Mohan Sharma, who were married today (28 December 2018) at St. James...

Christian persecution to rise in 2019.

Nigeria, India and China are countries where Christians face increased persecution in the coming year, warns Release International. The warning comes...

Free Church of England responds to CoE transgender liturgy

Baptism is one of the treasures of the Church which Jesus gave as part of our mission to call all people to...

815 sells Austin property

The Episcopal Church announces the sale of Block 87 in Austin, Texas, in its entirety to CPG Block 87, LP a Texas...

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Christ is risen. What does that mean, exactly?

John Sandeman explores the Shepherd controversy over the physical resurrection of Jesus The recently appointed “ambassador” from the Anglican...

Freedom costs. Are we willing to pay the cost...

“I have nothing to offer you except  ‘blood, toil, sweat and tears’ ” promised Winston Churchill when he stepped in as Prime...

Tennessee pastoral statement on marriage

A pastoral letter to the diocese of Tennessee from the Rt. Rev. John Bauerschmidt, 3 Jan 2019 Preface: There...