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March 6, 2017

[Episcopal News Service – Pékin et Shanghaï] La création de liens d’amitié et le renforcement des relations ont dominé la première visite officielle de l’Évêque Primat Michael Curry le mois dernier en Asie et en Asie du Sud-Est, y compris en Chine où il a, avec son personnel, rencontré...

March 2, 2017

El obispo primado Michael Curry recibe la comunión de manos del arzobispo Paul Kwong durante un oficio eucarístico el 19 de febrero en la catedral de San Juan en Hong Kong. Foto de Tsang-Hing Ho/ECHO, HKSKH

[Episcopal News Service – Hong Kong] En su primera...

February 19, 2017

[Episcopal News Service — Hong Kong] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry preached to a standing room only crowd that overflowed into the courtyard at St. John’s Cathedral in Hong Kong’s central business district on Feb. 19.

Curry is on his first official visit to Asia since his July...

November 30, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Church of Pakistan has reflected on the “short and brief, but very hectic and blessed” visit by the Archbishop of Canterbury earlier this month. Welby used the visit to meet with victims of recent terror attacks in the country. The Church’s...

November 14, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Tens of thousands of Christians from across southern India joined moderators, bishops and other dignitaries from around the world at a huge celebration to mark the bicentenary of Madhya Kerala diocese on Saturday, Nov. 12. The gathering, at the Nehru...

October 18, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Church of Pakistan has designated Sept. 22 – the anniversary of the deadliest terror attack against the country’s Christian community – as the Day of the Christian Martyrs in Pakistan. Twin suicide bombers killed 127 people and injured more than 250...

October 13, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Asia Bibi, the Christian woman on death row in Pakistan after being convicted of blasphemy in a row over drinking water, will have to wait for her Supreme Court appeal after a hearing due to take place Oct. 13 was adjourned. Justice Iqbal Hameed-ur-...

September 15, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Campaigners for a young Christian Pakistani woman on death row for allegedly breaking the blasphemy law have urged members of the Anglican Consultative Council to step up their efforts to get her released.

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September 6, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] After 20 years of prayers, hopes and fundraising, a new women’s mission center opened in Seoul, Korea, in early September. The idea for the center was first mooted in a resolution from the Anglican Church of Korea’s Women’s Forum in 1993. The project...

August 15, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Churches in India held a “black day” of protest last week against the continuing discrimination faced by Christians and Muslims in the country’s caste system. Indian society has, for centuries, operated the caste system of social stratification, with...

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