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New Zealand Anglicans suspend worship over COVID-19

The Archbishops and Bishops of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa New Zealand and Polynesia have together made the decision to suspend all...

GAFCON Kigali conference postponed over COVID-19

Due to the current global threat of the spread of the coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, the Primates of the Global Anglican Future Conference (Gafcon)...

Instructions to rectors of parishes and monasteries’ town churches, abbots and abbesses of the monasteries of the Russian Orthodox Church over the threat of...

The document has been approved by the Holy Synod decision of 17 March 2020 (Minutes No. 30) It is for the pastoral care...

Recording ASA during COVID-19 – a note from 815

From Canon Michael Barlowe, Executive Officer of the General Convention: It's inspiring that worship is still going on via...

Limit wedding services to five people says CoE

Guidance on weddings and baptisms during the current period of restrictions on public gatherings to combat coronavirus has been updated by the...

South Carolina closes parishes to public worship for two weeks

March 17, 2020 Greetings in the strong name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy...

Archbishops call for Church of England to become radically different as public worship put on hold to help stem spread of coronavirus

The Archbishops of Canterbury and York are calling for Church of England churches to put public worship on hold and become a...

Interim bishop of the Diocese of the Great Lakes steps down

The Standing Committee of the Anglican Diocese of the Great Lakes wrote to its members this week to share the news that...

First woman bishop Barbara Harris dead at 89

The Rt. Rev. Alan M. Gates, Bishop of the Diocese of Massachusetts, announced on March 13, 2020, the death of the Rt. Rev....

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NZ synod on hold over Coronavirus

The Anglican Church’s highest decision-making body, the two-yearly General Synod – Te Hīnota Whānui has been postponed until later in 2020. The...

TSM cancels Ancient Evangelical Future Conference and moves June...

Ambridge, PA, April 3, 2020 -- In response to the continuing health crisis generated by the Coronavirus, the faculty of Trinity School...

South Carolina Supreme Court Rebuffs ECUSA Again

On Tuesday, March 31, the South Carolina Supreme Court entered an order that denied without comment the petition filed the previous month by ECUSA and its...

May meeting of Irish synod cancelled over COVID-19 pandemic

The holding of the Church of Ireland General Synod from 7th–9th May 2020 in the Croke Park Conference Centre, Dublin, has been...