Obituary

Articles

August 26, 2008

Church Divinity School of the Pacific's Center for Anglican Learning & Leadership (CALL) announces its new Continuing Education Certificate in Advanced Anglican Studies. This online certificate program provides a systematic exploration of Anglican history and theology, and explores...

August 15, 2008

The Very Rev. Perry Roberts Williams, former dean of Trinity Cathedral in Cleveland, Ohio, died on July 22 at his home in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts. He was 84.

Williams was dean of Trinity for 21 years, from 1968 until his retirement in 1989. He was a guest lecturer at Episcopal...

July 21, 2008

The Rt. Rev. José A. Gonzalez, former Bishop of Cuba (1967-1982) died on July 20 of natural causes. He was 94.

Gonzalez and his wife, Graciela, came to the United States after his retirement and settled in Union City, New Jersey. He served as an assisting bishop in the diocese of...

July 17, 2008

Rhoda Elizabeth Armstrong Hackler, Ph.D., historian, researcher, writer, and teacher in Hawai'i for 43 years, died on July 7. She was 84.

Hackler was a lecturer in Hawai'ian history at the University of Hawai'i at Manoa and a prolific writer on historical subjects, including...

July 9, 2008

Sir John Marks Templeton, American born investor and philanthropist, died July 8 at Doctors Hospital, Nassau, Bahamas, of pneumonia. He was 95. A naturalized British citizen, Templeton had lived in the Bahamas for many years.

As a young man Templeton studied at Yale and Oxford and began...

June 17, 2008

The Rev. Herbert M. Barrall, former dean of St. John's Cathedral, Denver, died on June 10 in Salem, Oregon. He was 86.

During his 44-year ministry, Barrall served congregations in Connecticut, Ohio, New York, Colorado, Illinois and Oregon. His longest tenure was at St. John's Cathedral,...

June 12, 2008

Two archbishops are to be present at the funeral service at Llandaff Cathedral in Wales for the religious affairs writer and broadcaster Christopher Morgan.

 

The celebrant at Morgan's funeral on June 20 is to be Archbishop of Wales Barry Morgan, and the address will be given by...

May 16, 2008

The Rev. Albert Edward Allen, who served most recently in Oregon, died on May 1 at his home in Portland. He was 91.

Allen served at St. Thomas Episcopal Church, Canyon City, Oregon; St. Mark's Church, Hood River, Oregon; St. Elizabeth's Church, Burien, Washington; and Church of the...

May 6, 2008

The Rt. Rev. Samuel Ndayisenga, former primate of the Anglican Church of Burundi, died on April 26. He was 73.

The present Archbishop of Burundi, the Most Rev. Bernard Ntahoturi, extended his sympathy to Ndayisenga's wife and family on behalf of the Anglican Church of Burundi.

...

April 16, 2008

Krister Stendahl, a visionary of inclusive Christianity and a proponent of stronger Christian-Jewish relations, died Tuesday, April 15, at the age of 86 in Boston, Harvard Divinity School announced.

Stendahl, who served as the school's dean from 1968 to 1979, had been in failing health...

Pages