Lambeth Conference 2008

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December 3, 2008

A spokesperson for Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams has responded to the Common Cause Partnership's December 3 release of a provisional constitution and canons that outline the formation of what they are calling a new Anglican province in North America.

"There are clear guidelines...

October 6, 2008

Bishop Jim Jelinek of Minnesota, like other bishops, had been encouraged to "bring his diocese with him" to the Lambeth Conference last July, the decennial gathering of the world's Anglican bishops in Canterbury, England.

 

When he returned from an event that contained both the...

September 2, 2008

The final text of a "reflections document," developed by 16 "listeners" selected from the Indaba groups at the 2008 Lambeth Conference, is now available in Spanish. The "listeners" formed a reflections group, chaired by Archbishop Roger Herft of Perth, Australia, and in a series of hearings the...

August 29, 2008

They were red; they were white, blue and black. Some had flowers and others gaily tied ribbons. At least one had butterflies. Some, worn as a headband, sported a rainbow of colors. Whatever their style, shape or fabric, these were among the most creative, imaginative hats ever worn to the...

August 12, 2008

Bulletin inserts for August 17 and August 24 contain reports on the work of the Lambeth Conference. The first insert includes statements made at the end of the conference by Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams and Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori. The second insert outlines the...

August 11, 2008

A series of 10 video journals featuring more than 30 bishops from around the world attending the 2008 Lambeth Conference of the Anglican Communion are now available for viewing at Trinity Wall Street's website here or on the Lambeth Daily section of the Anglican Communion website here.

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August 5, 2008

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori will conduct a live webcast to talk about the Lambeth Conference on Thursday, August 7 at 2 p.m. Eastern time (1 p.m. Central, noon Mountain, 11 a.m. Pacific).

 

Originating from the Episcopal Church Center, 815 Second Ave., New York City...

August 5, 2008

Anglican Archbishop Benjamin Nzimbi of Kenya, who boycotted the 2008 Lambeth Conference of Anglican bishops from around the world, has said the archbishop of Canterbury should continue to convene the once-every-10-years gathering but underlined his view that homosexuality needs to be seen as...

August 3, 2008

The buses bearing the 2008 Lambeth Conference's 670 purple cassock-clad bishops had barely arrived at Canterbury Cathedral for the 18-day gathering's final Eucharist August 3 when reactions to the event and its final reflections document began to appear.

 

The reactions ranged...

August 3, 2008

The final text of a "reflections document," developed by 16 "listeners" selected from the Indaba groups at the 2008 Lambeth Conference, is now available here. The "listeners" formed a reflections group, chaired by Archbishop Roger Herft of Perth, Australia, and in a series of hearings the group...

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