Church of the Province of Myanmar (Burma)


March 31, 2005

In January, seven students from Virginia Seminary in Alexandria, Va., left for Myanmar (Burma) for a three-and-a-half-week immersion course led by the Rev. Katharine Babson, an appointed Episcopal Church missionary to the Church of the Anglican Province of Myanmar. Babson has traveled regularly...

April 10, 2003

Theology may not attract many women students in certain other Asian countries, but in Myanmar (Burma) women are flocking to theological colleges. Of the 4,000 students enrolled in theological colleges run by mainstream Protestant churches, more than 50 per cent today are women, said Peter...

March 7, 2003

A delegation from the World Council of Churches met with leaders of the military government in Myanmar (formerly Burma) to express concern over the treatment of the Christian minority in the predominantly Buddhist nation.

General Khin Nyunt assured the delegation that Christians 'will...