ENS reports that the sub-committee formulating the Executive Council’s response to the proposed Anglican Covenant is refusing to release a report on whether the covenant would require changes to the Episcopal Church’s Constitution and Canons.
Day: June 17, 2011
The Primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, Fred J. Hiltz, writes to Bishop Michael Ingham of New Westminster about the recent Supreme Court of Canada judgement.
The Right Rev. Michael J. Hanley, bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Oregon, plans to march Sunday in Portland’s annual Gay Pride parade.
The United Nations Human Rights Council has adopted an historic resolution that seeks to give gays and lesbians rights equal to those enjoyed by heterosexuals.
Cardinal Wuerl of Washington reported to Catholic Bishops this week on the progress towards establishing an Anglican ordinariate in the US. He expects about 100 clergy and 2,000 laypeople could move from Episcopal or Anglican-related churches into the Roman Catholic Church. The report reminds us of some strange math and painful assumptions.
Alabama churches continue to line up against Alabama’s draconian anti-immigration law.