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The Most Revd David Chillingworth, Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church, responded this morning to a communique from GAFCON announcing the consecration of a missionary bishop,  “who will be tasked with providing episcopal leadership for those who are outside the structures of any Anglican province, especially in Europe.” The GAFCON announcement made clear that the…(Read More)

Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby had strong words about the state of western politics at the opening of the General Synod of the Church of England in London yesterday. The Guardian reports, The archbishop of Canterbury has grouped Brexit and the election of Donald Trump with the revival of nationalism, populism and even fascism across…(Read More)

On November 13th, the Global Anglican Future Conference released a list of members of the Church of England they felt had violated Lambeth Resolution I.10 (on same sex marriage). The Rt Reverend Nicholas Holtam, Bishop of Salisbury, England, responded on Friday in the following letter, published in the Church Times. From the Bishop of…(Read More)

Marriage rites (and wrongs)?

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The Rev. Bosco Peters writes about the sticky state of marriage canons in the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand, and Polynesia…(Read More)

Representatives of less than a dozen congregations are due to gather in Tunbridge Wells this week to discuss how they will uphold traditional teaching. They have no immediate plan to break away from the church but are forming “embryonic” structures in case the church continues to move in what they consider to be a liberal…(Read More)