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June 23, 2005

Advances in Christian-Muslim relations and environmental advocacy were reported today to the Anglican Consultative Council (ACC), which also heard how the listening process on sexuality issues is unfolding around the Communion. Aspects of...

June 22, 2005

The Anglican Consultative Council (ACC) today unanimously affirmed the "listening process" requested for the Anglican Communion since 1998 and, in another resolution, endorsed the Primates' February request that the Episcopal Church...

June 22, 2005

Presiding Bishop Frank Griswold joined six presenters at the Anglican Consultative Council (ACC) meeting in Nottingham June 21, explaining that while the Episcopal Church includes diverse views on sexuality, common mission continues. "...

June 8, 2005

In an unprecedented gathering, more than 1,000 people of various religious affiliations joined leaders of more than 40 faith communities for an interfaith convocation at Washington National Cathedral June 6 united in a common conviction...

May 16, 2005

Striving "to safeguard the integrity of creation" and urging all provinces to get involved, the Anglican Communion Environmental Network (ACEN), meeting in Canberra, Australia, April 17-22, addressed the church's response to global...

May 9, 2005

Roots of a sycamore tree that fell in St. Paul's Chapel churchyard in downtown Manhattan on September 11 -- missing all the historic tombstones and the church itself -- were returned May 5 to Trinity Church, Wall Street, New York, by...

March 31, 2005

Declaring a “powerful will” for their provinces to continue in relationship, a panel of four Anglican primates, introduced by Archbishop Robin Eames of Ireland and including Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams, addressed a media...

March 8, 2005

Webs of relationship and global collaboration are central to achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), Archbishop Njongonkulu Ndungane of Cape Town and Presiding Bishop Frank Griswold affirmed during a March 8 interview with Kevin...

March 7, 2005

Uniting to address poverty, disease and gender equity among other issues worldwide, Anglican women attending the 49th session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW) led a March 6 forum seeking international...

February 25, 2005

Declaring a "powerful will" for their provinces to continue in relationship, a panel of four Anglican primates, introduced by Archbishop Robin Eames of Ireland and including Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams, addressed the media at a...

December 31, 2004

Relationships between the Episcopal Church and Anglican provinces in Africa have strengthened in recent weeks as church leaders from Burundi, Southern Africa, Tanzania and Uganda during visits to the United States upheld the importance of...

November 22, 2004

The provincial secretary of the Anglican Church of Tanzania has extended his gratitude to the Episcopal Church for the ongoing relationship between the two provinces. "Our church has been privileged to welcome people from the...

November 22, 2004

Relationships between the Episcopal Church and Anglican provinces in Africa were strengthened as Anglican leaders from Burundi made a two week visit to New York, bringing news from their provinces and acknowledging dialogue as being...

November 7, 2004

The convention of the Diocese of Pittsburgh voted November 5 to permit nullification of decisions of the Episcopal Church's General Convention with which a majority of the diocese disagrees. The convention also failed to reelect the...

November 6, 2004

"The church exists for mission and that's our priority" announced Archbishop Njongonkulu Ndungane as the guest speaker of the fifth annual Hobart Lecture held November 3 -- the anniversary of Richard Hooker's death -- at...

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