Safe Church


October 30, 2012

By: Bronwyn

I’ve spent a week in Taiwan meeting the faithful and gracious Episcopalians in mission and ministry in this far-flung diocese of our church.

The Rt. Rev. David Lai and his staff exceeded all of my expectations for hospitality, making sure that I was never lost or wanting in this land...

April 4, 2011

Sexual, physical and emotional abuse not only devastates the victims but damages God's mission, according to the spokesman of an Anglican network working to protect the vulnerable.

As well as being chair of the Professional Standards Commission of the Anglican Church of Australia, Garth...

July 12, 2010

Saying that he had learned of "four credible allegations of sexual abuse" by a deceased predecessor, Episcopal Diocese of Northwestern Pennsylvania Bishop Sean Rowe asked July 11 that women who may have been sexually abused during their childhoods by Bishop Donald Davis to come forward. In a...

May 27, 2002

The Church Insurance Company (CIC), one of the leaders in the church in raising awareness of sexual misconduct, has been quietly eliminating its training mandate for its customers.

Since 1994, Church Insurance has required four hours each of adult and child awareness training in order...

January 17, 2002

The Roman Catholic Church in England and Wales has established a special child protection unity in response to a series of sexual abuse scandals involving its priests. The church has acknowledged that, in recent years, an average of four priests a year have been convicted of offenses against...