Day: November 17, 2016

Remains of ancient church and ancient Christians uncovered in England

Remains of ancient church and ancient Christians uncovered in England

They lived somewhere between the seventh and ninth centuries, the people whose remains inhabit six graves along the river Wensum, at least along its current path in Norfolk, England. In The Guardian: Six plank-lined Anglo-Saxon graves, believed to be the oldest of their kind found in Britain, have been discovered on a waterlogged site in […]

#AdventWord is back!

#AdventWord is back!

November 27, a global Advent calendar begins, a return of a well-loved digital ministry created by entities including the Society of St. John the Evangelist (SSJE). The release follows, published today by Anglican News: Christians across the world are being invited to celebrate the season of Advent through an interactive, multi-lingual online calendar. AdventWord.org goes […]

Anglicans calling for help combating famine in southern Africa

Anglicans calling for help combating famine in southern Africa

The Anglican News Service is reporting on response to the crisis in southern Africa, with a call for aid through the mission agency USPG (United Society Partners in the Gospel). From the USPG announcement: We have launched an emergency appeal to support Anglican churches in southern Africa as they reach out to communities facing famine […]