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December 21, 2017

Bishop Dorsey McConnell of the Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh visited China in early December to give back a blanket, which Chairman Mao had given his father, to Chinese World War II historians and to build relationships with religious leaders in China. Photo: Diocese...

October 17, 2017

[Anglican Communion News Service] From Oct. 11 to 16, twenty-eight Anglican archbishops and bishops of the Council of the Church in East Asia, including the Obispo Maximo of the Iglesia Filipina Independiente, met in Yangon, Myanmar, with the theme “Living and Sharing Jesus-Shaped Life...

October 11, 2017

[Anglican Communion News Service] For the first time in 23 years, Christians from around Asia are gathering to reflect on mission in an Asian context. The fourth Asian Mission Conference – the first since the 1994 conference in Seoul, South Korea – got underway today in Yangon, Myanmar. More...

August 10, 2017

[National Council of the Churches of Christ in the USA] The National Council of the Churches of Christ in the USA calls for an immediate cessation of hostile acts and rhetoric between the leaders of North Korea and the United States. Steps must be taken immediately to avoid the possibility of a...

March 6, 2017

[Episcopal News Service – Pékin et Shanghaï] La création de liens d’amitié et le renforcement des relations ont dominé la première visite officielle de l’Évêque Primat Michael Curry le mois dernier en Asie et en Asie du Sud-Est, y compris en Chine où il a, avec son personnel, rencontré...

March 2, 2017

El obispo primado Michael Curry recibe la comunión de manos del arzobispo Paul Kwong durante un oficio eucarístico el 19 de febrero en la catedral de San Juan en Hong Kong. Foto de Tsang-Hing Ho/ECHO, HKSKH

[Episcopal News Service – Hong Kong] En su primera...

February 19, 2017

[Episcopal News Service — Hong Kong] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry preached to a standing room only crowd that overflowed into the courtyard at St. John’s Cathedral in Hong Kong’s central business district on Feb. 19.

Curry is on his first official visit to Asia since his July...

November 30, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Church of Pakistan has reflected on the “short and brief, but very hectic and blessed” visit by the Archbishop of Canterbury earlier this month. Welby used the visit to meet with victims of recent terror attacks in the country. The Church’s...

November 14, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Tens of thousands of Christians from across southern India joined moderators, bishops and other dignitaries from around the world at a huge celebration to mark the bicentenary of Madhya Kerala diocese on Saturday, Nov. 12. The gathering, at the Nehru...

October 18, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Church of Pakistan has designated Sept. 22 – the anniversary of the deadliest terror attack against the country’s Christian community – as the Day of the Christian Martyrs in Pakistan. Twin suicide bombers killed 127 people and injured more than 250...

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