Anglican Peace Conference


April 23, 2013

Photo/David Copley

[Episcopal News Service] The following is a blog from David Copley about the Second Anglican World Peace Conference in Okinawa.

A young mother is holding her son, Watching planes at the airport. The child is holding a toy plane, Excited...

April 18, 2013

Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby sent the following message to the 2nd Worldwide Anglican Peace Conference, meeting April 16-22 in Okinawa, Japan.

Take heart, it is I, do not be afraid” (Matthew 14.27)

The call of Jesus Christ unites us across nations, across oceans and...

April 17, 2013

[Episcopal Church Office of Communication] Despite the pelting rain and occasional torrential downpours, the dozens of attendees to the Worldwide Anglican Peace Conference piled into buses – separated according to language – for an extensive, day-long tour of Okinawa.

The residents of...

April 15, 2013

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] In her keynote presentation at the Second Worldwide Anglican Peace Conference in Okinawa, Japan, Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori addressed The question of US military bases in Okinawa – The role of Anglican-Episcopal Church...

April 15, 2013

[Episcopal Church Office of Communication] As people gathered for the Second Worldwide Anglican Peace Conference, beginning April 16, a day-long tour provided time to get to know, learn and become acquainted with the host city, Okinawa.

The weather was a delightful 71 degrees Fahrenheit...