Anglican Communion

The Anglican Communion is the gathering of Anglican and Episcopal churches from around the world. Today, the Anglican Communion comprises more than 80 million members in 44 regional and national member churches in more than 160 countries.

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May 13, 2019

Anglican Consultative Council members raise their hands May 4 in a rare actual vote on a measure. Most resolutions were passed by “general consent” or “general assent,” rather than by a show of hands. Photo: Neil Vigers/Anglican Communion...

May 13, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] A new research center has been opened in Cairo as part of a newly renovated archive facility for the Episcopal Diocese of Egypt. The new Cairo Research Centre has been created by the Diocese of Egypt, in collaboration with the U.K.’s University of Leicester....

May 13, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Bishop of Colombo Dhiloraj Canagasabey, the senior bishop of the Church of Ceylon, has urged Sri Lankans to unite and appreciate religious and ethnic diversity. Speaking to reporters, Dhiloraj issued a “humble and earnest” appeal “to the intelligentsia of...

May 13, 2019

El obispo burundés Eraste Bigirimana, a la derecha, y el obispo de Nairobi Joel Waweru, abrazan a Ed Konieczny, obispo de Oklahoma, el 4 de mayo, pese a que ambos se opusieron a la resolución que él propuso. Los dos participaron en la...

May 13, 2019

Miembros del Consejo Consultivo Anglicano levantan las manos en una forma bastante peculiar de votar sobre una medida. La mayoría de las resoluciones se aprobaron por “consentimiento general” o “asentimiento general” más que a mano alzada....

May 10, 2019

[Episcopal News Service] The turmoil over the 2020 Lambeth Conference continues, most recently with a communiqué from the leaders of the Global Anglican Future Conference, or GAFCON, reiterating their contention that the gathering of Anglican Communion bishops is flawed because it will include...

May 7, 2019

El arzobispo de Cantórbery, Justin Welby, a la izquierda, dijo en una conferencia de prensa el 27 de abril que su decisión de no invitar a la Conferencia de Lambeth 2020 a cónyuges del mismo sexo de los obispos era dolorosa para todos los...

May 7, 2019

[Episcopal News Service – Hong Kong] La 17ª. reunión del Consejo Consultivo Anglicano comenzó oficialmente el 28 de abril con una combinación de discursos y la tradicional liturgia anglicana sazonada al final con costumbres chinas.

Cerca del final de la eucaristía, que tuvo lugar en la...

May 7, 2019

[Episcopal News Service — Hong Kong] El 29 de abril, el secretario de la Comunión Anglicana, Josiah Idowu-Fearon, presentó ante la 17ª. reunión del Consejo Consultivo Anglicano un cuadro eclesiástico y económico bastante grave de la Comunión.

Él equilibró una advertencia de “cisma” con...

May 6, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] On the final morning  (May 4) of the formal meetings of the 17th meeting of the Anglican Consultative Council (ACC-17) in Hong Kong, three new members have been elected to the Standing Committee including, for the first time, a youth member. The three are,...

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