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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 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

Dear Members of Congress

The President has now sent his proposed FY ’08 Federal Budget to the 110th Congress. Much will be written and said in the coming weeks and months about the content of that $2.9 trillion budget. As the leaders of five denominations whose members...

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 10, 2007

Bishop Nelson Onono-Onweng of the Anglican Diocese of Northern Uganda told the Towards Effective Anglican Mission (TEAM) conference March 10 in Boksburg, South Africa, that education is at the heart of rebuilding his conflict-torn region.

Among other priorities addressed by the diocese...

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...

February 16, 2007

Theological education in the Anglican Communion, as well as issues of poverty eradication, economic justice and environmental concerns -- as embodied in the United Nations' Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) -- were central to the Primates' discussions February 17 as they met for their third...

February 11, 2007

In critical domestic programs, the President’s budget makes the following cuts:

Nutrition - Commodity Supplemental Food Program: Would terminate food assistance to 440,000 low-income seniors in an average month Energy Assistance: Despite recent increases in the cost of heating, energy...

February 9, 2007

God's Mission in the World, a study guide on global poverty and the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) produced jointly between the Episcopal Church and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, is now available to purchase and can be ordered from Episcopal Books and Resources online or by...

January 2, 2007

The first in a 10-part series of Sunday bulletin inserts the United Nations' eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), and ways in which the Episcopal Church is committed to their realization is suggested for use this coming Sunday, January 7.

The series has installments for the Sundays from...

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