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Keynote Address By His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew To the Synaxis of the Primates of the Orthodox Churches

This particular Synaxis has a very special character because it is bound to the fundamental ecclesiological principle of the Church’s conciliarity inasmuch as it...

Pope asks for forgiveness for Catholic conduct towards other Christians

The text of the Homily given by Pope Francis at the Vespers Service marking the end of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity...

Religious Left demands action from Justin Welby

Open letter of 19 Jan 2016 from progressive Church of England leaders calling for the archbishop to take action in support of gays and...

Former San Diego dean deposed for misconduct

Scott Richardson deposed for an action that “does not relate to financial improprieties or minor children" writes Bishop James Mathes 2016.01.20 Scott Richardson deposed

Pastoral letter to the Church of Kenya from Archbishop Eliud Wabukala on the Canterbury primates communique

An overwhelming majority of the Primates present voted that TEC should be excluded from all meetings which represent the Anglican Communion and that it...

Primates Communique 14 January 2016

Today the Primates agreed how they would walk together in the grace and love of Christ. 14 Jan 2016 Today the Primates agreed how they would...

Archbishop of Canterbury’s address to the Primates gathering

Text of Justin Welby's address on the opening day of the 11-16 Jan 2016 primates gathering When it was evening on that day, the first...

Call for the CoE to repent for its treatment of gays

Open letter of 7 Jan 2016 to the Archbishops of Canterbury and York from over 100 senior church figures released on the eve of...

Uganda will walk out of Primates Meeting, if “godly order” not restored

"If godly order is restored during the 'gathering' of Primates, then I will be free to join any subsequent Primates Meeting that may be...

Scottish primus objects to Church of England’s move north

Bishop David Chillingworth's second note on the Columba Declaration I ended my earlier blog post by suggesting that there are aspects of the agreement envisaged...

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South African provincial standing committee resolutions on gender violence...

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