Episcopal/Anglican News

Published: Wed, 04/19/2017 - 11:45am
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] A team of Bible translators in Kurdistan, northern Iraq, working against the backdrop of civil unrest and religious persecution, has completed the first translation of the Bible into the Central Kurdish Sorani language. For the last eight years, Church Mission...
Published: Wed, 04/19/2017 - 9:30am
From: Anglican Communion News
Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Little Rock, Arkansas, is to hold a service of prayer and vigil ahead of the scheduled executions of prisoners on death row this week.  
Published: Wed, 04/19/2017 - 9:05am
From: Anglican Communion News
A team of Bible translators in Kurdistan, northern Iraq, working against the backdrop of civil unrest and religious persecution, have completed the first ever translation of the whole Bible into the Central Kurdish Sorani language.  
Published: Tue, 04/18/2017 - 3:53pm
From: Episcopal News Service
[Episcopal Diocese of West Texas] The Rt. Rev. Robert (Bob) Hibbs died peacefully in his home surrounded by family on April 17. He was 84. Retired Bishop Suffragan Bob Hibbs celebrates the 50th anniversary of St. Matthew’s, Universal City (Diocese of West Texas), in September 2015. Bishop Hibbs was...
Published: Tue, 04/18/2017 - 10:23am
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] Calling on his students and colleagues to “think differently,” W. Franklin Evans was inaugurated on April 7 as the ninth president of Voorhees College, exactly 120 years to the day when educator Elizabeth Evelyn Wright opened the school for children of former...
Published: Tue, 04/18/2017 - 10:10am
From: Episcopal News Service
[Anglican Communion News Service] Bishop Theophile Botomazava of the Diocese of Antsiranana in Madagascar has visited several parishes badly affected by cyclone Enawo. The cyclone made landfall in the northeast part of the island last month. About 10,000 people were forced to leave their homes...
Published: Tue, 04/18/2017 - 8:43am
From: Anglican Communion News
Bishop Theophile Botomazava, of the Diocese of Antsiranana in Madagascar, has visited several parishes badly affected by cyclone Enawo.   
Published: Tue, 04/18/2017 - 6:17am
From: Anglican Communion News
Calling on his students and colleagues to “think differently,” Dr W. Franklin Evans was inaugurated on April 7 as the ninth president of Voorhees College, exactly 120 years to the day when educator Elizabeth Evelyn Wright opened the school for children of former slaves that grew into the College.
Published: Tue, 04/18/2017 - 6:05am
From: Anglican Communion News
Easter message from Archbishop Ng Moon Hing, Province of South East Asia  
Published: Tue, 04/18/2017 - 5:23am
From: Anglican Communion News
Easter message from Archbishop Ian Ernest, Church of the Province of the Indian Ocean
Published: Mon, 04/17/2017 - 4:37pm
From: Episcopal News Service
The Rev. E. Mark Stevenson, director of Episcopal Migration Ministries, right, and the Rev. Charles Robertson, canon to the presiding bishop for ministry beyond the Episcopal Church, preceding a panel event on the role of faith-based organizations in refugee assistance and resettlement held at...
Published: Mon, 04/17/2017 - 1:43pm
From: Episcopal News Service
Sermons grounded in Scripture, especially the lectionary readings of the day, can be a faith community’s touchstone in times of division, say many preachers. [Episcopal News Service] The 2016 presidential election and the Trump administration have, depending on which pundits you listen to, exposed...
Published: Thu, 04/13/2017 - 12:26pm
From: Anglican Communion News
Queen Elizabeth II has distributed ceremonial pouches of coins to 182 men and women in a Maundy Thursday ceremony that dates back to the 13th Century.
Published: Thu, 04/13/2017 - 11:30am
From: Anglican Communion News
A selection of Easter Messages from some of the Primates of the Anglican provinces.
Published: Thu, 04/13/2017 - 11:30am
From: Anglican Communion News
An Easter Message from the Primate of the US-based Episcopal Church, Presiding Bishop Michael Curry.
Published: Thu, 04/13/2017 - 11:30am
From: Anglican Communion News
An Easter Message from the Patriarchs and Heads of Churches in Jerusalem.
Published: Thu, 04/13/2017 - 11:30am
From: Anglican Communion News
An Easter Message from the Anglican and Roman Catholic Primates of Ireland, Archbishops Richard Clarke and Eamon Martin.
Published: Thu, 04/13/2017 - 11:30am
From: Anglican Communion News
Published: Thu, 04/13/2017 - 11:29am
From: Anglican Communion News
An Easter Message from the Primate of the Anglican Church of Australia, Archbishop Philip Freier.
Published: Thu, 04/13/2017 - 11:29am
From: Anglican Communion News
An Easter Message from the Archbishops of the Anglican Church of Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia, Winston Halapua and Philip Richardson.