Anglican Communion

The Anglican Communion is the gathering of Anglican and Episcopal churches from around the world. Today, the Anglican Communion comprises more than 80 million members in 44 regional and national member churches in more than 160 countries.

Articles

June 14, 2007

I therefore, the prisoner in the Lord, beg you to lead a life worthy of the calling to which you have been called, 2with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love, 3making every effort to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. 4There is one...

May 30, 2007

Anglican bishops from Latin America and the Caribbean, meeting in San José, Costa Rica, May 18-22, released a declaration reaffirming their call for the Anglican Communion "to preserve its participative nature, diverse, ample and inclusive," characteristics they say are essential to Anglicanism...

February 28, 2007

People around the world, as well as the 25 in the webcast studio facilities of New York's Trinity Church, Wall Street, listened on February 28 as Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori discussed the recent Primates' Meeting and answered listeners' questions. One of the members of the...

February 23, 2007

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori on February 23 told the community of people who work at the Episcopal Church Center in New York that the new structures asked for by the primates in Dar es Salaam, and the clarifications they want about the Episcopal Church’s stance on blessing same-...

February 21, 2007

Organizations representing part of the spectrum of Episcopal and Anglican opinion have already made statements about the communiqué that was issued late February 19 following the meeting of Anglican Primates in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The full text of the Primates' communiqué is available...

February 20, 2007

The Primates of the Anglican Communion have called for the formation of a “Pastoral Council” that would work in cooperation with the Episcopal Church to facilitate and encourage healing and reconciliation, particularly for those who feel unable to accept the ministry of their bishop or the...

October 2, 2006

The 2007 grant application process for the United Thank Offering (UTO) is officially underway.

Dioceses within the Episcopal Church and provinces of the Anglican Communion may submit grant requests. Applications, instructions and letters of invitation have been mailed to diocesan and...

September 26, 2006

Enhancing current initiatives in social outreach work to achieve the United Nations' Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) will be the focus of a March 7-14, 2007, international conference, titled "Towards Effective Anglican Mission" (TEAM), that will bring together representatives from the...

September 25, 2006

Archbishop Njongonkulu Ndungane of Cape Town has distanced himself from the communiqué issued last week after a meeting of 'Global South' Anglican leaders met in Kigali, Rwanda.

Although 20 Anglican Provinces were represented at the September 19-22 meeting, not all the attendees...

September 7, 2006

As the fifth anniversary of the tragic events of 9/11 approaches, Presiding Bishop Frank T. Griswold calls on all people to commit to "a future in which the events of that day will not be repeated."

In a video statement, also available as audio or podcast, Griswold says: "I can think of...

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