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April 28, 2008

 

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has advised Southern Cone Presiding Bishop Gregory J. Venables in an April 29 letter that his planned May 2-4 visit to address a special convocation of the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth "with the expressed purpose of describing removal to...

April 23, 2008

Archbishop Fred Hiltz, primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, has asked South American Archbishop Gregory Venables to cancel a scheduled visit to Canada April 25-26 and "stop interfering in the life of this province."

In an April 21 letter, Hiltz noted that Venables, primate of the...

February 26, 2008

Three more Anglican congregations voted on February 24 to leave the Anglican Church of Canada over theological disagreements, including homosexuality, and request oversight from a South American Anglican church.

Church of the Good Shepherd in St. Catharines, Ontario (Diocese of Niagara...

February 20, 2008

Six churches in five dioceses, voting at their general meetings on the weekend of February 16-17, decided to leave the Anglican Church of Canada due to disputes over theological issues, including homosexuality, and join a South American Anglican church.

A seventh congregation, which is...

February 15, 2008

St. John's Shaughnessy, a large Vancouver parish church, on February 13 voted to leave the Anglican Church of Canada and affiliate with a South American Anglican church, in an ongoing dispute over Christian fundamentals, including the denomination's more-liberal stance on homosexuality.

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January 9, 2008

Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth Bishop Jack Iker and the diocesan Standing Committee said January 9 that "the structure and polity of the Province of the Southern Cone would afford our diocese greater self-determination than we currently have under the General Convention of The Episcopal Church...

December 13, 2007

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has written to Episcopal Diocese of San Joaquin Bishop John-David Schofield saying that she assumes his declaration that he is now under the authority of the Anglican Province of the Southern Cone "means you understand yourself to have departed the...

December 9, 2007

Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams had not endorsed an invitation by Southern Cone Primate Gregory Venables to offer oversight to dioceses outside that province, a spokesman for the Anglican Communion said December 10.

 

"Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams has not in...

December 7, 2007

Delegates attending the 48th Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of San Joaquin on Saturday, December 8, overwhelmingly voted to leave the Episcopal Church and to align with the Anglican Province of the Southern Cone.

San Joaquin Bishop John-David Schofield asked for a moment of silence...

November 26, 2007

The Anglican Church of the Southern Cone said on November 22 that it will accept conservative Canadian Anglican churches that are in "serious theological dispute" with their dioceses or with the national church. Such disputes have become more acute recently over differing views on homosexuality...

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