Episcopal News Service
Theology professors press Sewanee to revoke Charlie Rose’s honorary degree over scandal
Wed, 21 Feb 2018 22:01:13 +0000
[Episcopal News Service] Theology professors at Sewanee: The University of the South are joining a chorus of voices calling for the Tennessee university to revoke an honorary degree given to […]
Anglican leaders pay tribute to iconic evangelist Billy Graham
Wed, 21 Feb 2018 18:19:08 +0000
[Anglican Communion News Service] Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has led tributes from Anglican leaders to the iconic United States evangelist Billy Graham, who died Feb. 21 at his home […]
Archbishop-elect Maimbo Mndolwa’s 2020 vision for reviving God’s work in Tanzania
Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:01:52 +0000
[Anglican Communion News Service] The next primate of the Anglican Church of Tanzania, Archbishop-elect Maimbo Mndolwa, is to consult widely with the bishops and lay leaders of the province as it […]
Congregation prays for safety of stranded youths who set fire in South Dakota church building
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 21:14:58 +0000
[Episcopal News Service] An Episcopal mission church building in South Dakota was damaged recently by a fire set by stranded youths seeking warmth and shelter from the cold. The congregation, […]
Dublin’s ‘Sanctuary Cathedral’ provides new home for asylum seekers’ food campaign
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 17:40:37 +0000
[Anglican Communion News Service] An organization that campaigns for an end to rules that prevent asylum seekers in Ireland from cooking their own food has found a new home in Dublin’s […]
Global response to pope’s call to pray for South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 17:34:53 +0000
[Anglican Communion News Service] Anglican provinces around the world have responded positively to Pope Francis’ call for an ecumenical day of prayer and fasting for peace, with a particular focus on […]
Church leaders express grief, call for action after Florida high school mass shooting
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 19:27:22 +0000
[Episcopal News Service] Episcopal bishops are arranging for services of lamentation at churches around the country in the wake of the shooting at a Florida high school that left 17 […]
Archbishop of Canterbury: Anglican Communion is in a better place than five years ago
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 17:49:17 +0000
[Anglican Communion News Service] In a wide-ranging interview with the Church Times to mark five years in office, the archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has said that the Anglican Communion is […]
New Anglican Inter Faith Commission begins work with meeting in Cairo
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 17:42:11 +0000
[Anglican Communion News Service] Members of the Anglican Communion’s new Inter Faith Commission will gather for their first meeting next week in Cairo, Egypt. The AIFC was requested by the Anglican […]
Northern boating enthusiasts help Florida Keys floating neighborhood damaged by Hurricane Irma
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 16:05:53 +0000
[Episcopal News Service] When your only home is a boat, chances are good you’re in trouble during a hurricane. Before Hurricane Irma’s September wrath, Christle Tallant, a single mother with […]