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March 14, 2007

As the more than 400 participants in the Towards Effective Anglican Mission (TEAM) conference prepared to leave Boksburg, South Africa, they knew they were taking with them new ideas for mission and new partners in their work.

Participants spent each day from March 7-14 in Bible study...

March 13, 2007

At the March 14 closing session of the Towards Effective Anglican Mission (TEAM) conference, which has described itself, in part, as an international conference on prophetic witness, Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori told the participants that they stand in a long line of Jewish and...

March 13, 2007

The official Episcopal Church Delegation to the March 7-14 Towards Effective Anglican Mission (TEAM) conference issued a letter to the Episcopal Church on March 14.

Greetings to The Episcopal Church from the church's official delegation to the TEAM conference in Boksburg, South Africa...

March 12, 2007

The five official delegates from the Episcopal Church attending the Towards Effective Anglican Mission (TEAM) conference, meeting March 7-14 in Boksburg, South Africa, have spoken passionately about the eight-day gathering, the vitality of the Communion when it's focused on mission, and their...

March 12, 2007

The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) are a good frame for the Anglican Communion's mission and ministry because they are ''real evidence of what it means to love your neighbor as yourself,'' Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori said the morning after her arrival at the Towards...

March 11, 2007

HIV/AIDS and malaria must be fought with education, openness and better access to medical care, four speakers told the Towards Effective Anglican Mission (TEAM) conference on the sixth day of its eight-day meeting in Boksburg, South Africa.

 

All four speakers discussed the role...

March 8, 2007

Saying "our experience of the Anglican Communion is always local," the Rev. Canon Kenneth Kearon, secretary general of the Anglican Communion, March 8 invited three participants in the Towards Effective Anglican Mission (TEAM) conference to connect their local contexts of mission to the entire...

March 6, 2007

May he judge your people with righteousness, and your poor with justice. May the mountains yield prosperity for the people, and the hills, in righteousness. May he defend the cause of the poor of the people, give deliverance to the needy, and crush the oppressor. –Psalm 72

Jesus speaks...

March 1, 2007

If you offer your food to the hungry and satisfy the needs of the afflicted, then your light shall rise in the darkness and your gloom be like the noonday... You shall be called the repairer of the breach, the restorer of streets to live in. – Isaiah 58

Around the world, more than 800...

February 20, 2007

The earth is the Lord's and all that is in it, the world and those who dwell therein.

For he has founded it upon the seas, and made it firm upon the rivers of the deep. – Psalm 24

 

This year, Congress is expected to reauthorize the Farm Bill, a key piece of legislation...

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