Church of England

 

Durham Cathedral is crowned Heritage Site of the Year

Durham Cathedral has been crowned BBC Countryfile Magazine’s Heritage Site of the Year following a public vote which saw a ‘landslide’ of votes cast for the magnificent cathedral.

 

Angelina Jolie visits Lambeth Palace

The meeting of the actress and archbishop came as part of Ms. Jolie marked the fifth anniversary of the founding of her Preventing Sexual Violence Initiative (PSVI).

 

Welby meets Buhari in London

Archbishop of Canterbury visits ailing Nigerian president at home of the Nigerian High Commissioner in London

 

The Atonement and the New York Times

In an otherwise commendable article on an abuse story from the Church of England, the New York Times offers stereotypical stock characters. While the facts are there in the story, the call to empathy, understanding diverse points of view and thinking critically about one’s own beliefs is noticeably absent.

 

Bishop's resignation shows some didn't get the memo on mutual flourishing of men and women in the Church of England

You would be forgiven if you had failed to note the recent news that the soon to be Bishop of Sheffield has decided to step down from the post before officially taking it up, writes the CoE's director of Communications Arun Arora

 

The death spiral has begun for the Church of England

The Philip North crisis has shown us what the end game always was. The monopoly of a sub-Christian, neo-Arian, power-driven heterodoxy that was infuriated by Christian orthodoxy.

 

Keith Ackerman responds to the Philip North affair for Forward in Faith - NA

"reform within an ecclesial institution is usually destined to failure unless your name is St. Francis."

 

Treatment of Philip North unfair and unjust Reform claims

Statement by the Evangelical group Reform on Philip North's decision to decline appointment as Bishop of Sheffield

 

Anglo-Catholic bishops voice outrage over attacks on Philip North

The implications of what has happened for the stability of the settlement that enabled women to become bishops in the Church of England ... are a cause of grave concern.

 

Princess Anne recognizes service to the developmentally disabled

HRH The Princess Royal and Livability Patron made a special visit to Livability’s national office on the Greenwich Peninsula this week for The Princess Royal Livability Awards. 

 

Holy week inspires original jazz composition

THE EIGHT WORDS is an instrumental jazz suite reflecting on the eight sayings of Jesus in the passion according to St John.