The Most Rev. Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury appeared on the BBC’s Newsnight program to talk about the Church of England’s decision to ordain women as bishops.
Day: July 14, 2014
From the Office of Public Affairs: The member states of the United Nations (UN) Committee on NGOs (Non-Governmental Organizations) have granted to The Episcopal Church special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) at the United Nations.
Who will be the first female bishop in the Church of England? Andrew Brown has some thoughts. Among the leading candidates:
The General Synod of the Church of England has approved legislation that will allow women to be appointed bishops. The Huffington Post has a brief story, and we will be updating it as the day goes on. The BBC has also filed a story.
Is there anyone that does not know and love the hymn “There’s a wideness in God’s mercy, Like the wideness of the sea…”? Think of the instances in which you have sung it or when it comes to mind. Think of the contexts in which it is sung and those it interprets. The six verses …