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1 hr ago | Bangor Daily News

Imago Dei Church - multi-generational, missional, and Anglican...

Imago Dei Anglican Church has moved from their meeting location at the Kenneth Anderson Community House in Orono to Bangor's historic 'Brick' church located at the corner of Union and Main Street.


Related Topix: Religion, Orono, ME, Bangor, ME, Hope, ME

5 hrs ago | The Georgetown Times

Tengatenga to preach at convention

The Rt. Rev. James Tengatenga, a distinguished leader and teacher in the worldwide Anglican Communion, will visit Charleston in November as the preacher for the 224th annual Convention of The Episcopal Church in South Carolina.


Related Topix: Religion, Episcopal Church, South Carolina, Travel, Malawi Travel, Africa Travel

8 hrs ago | Warrnambool Standard

Camperdown abbey founder dies

Father Michael King, pictured in the Camperdown abbey's vegetable garden with Sister Mary Emmanuel in 2009.


Related Topix: Tyne and Wear County, England, United Kingdom, Religion, Australia, World News,

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Toledo Blade

Religion offerings: 8-30

The Rev. Matthew Odewole, a visiting Anglican priest from Nigeria, will speak Sunday at 11 a.m. at the Anglican Church of the Pentecost, 5255 Hill Ave., Suite 20. It will be the second of two Sundays in Toledo for Father Odewole.


Related Topix: Religion, Toledo, OH, Waterville, OH, Wedding

In-depth Africa

Ebola Virus: Be Calm, Clergy Tells Congregation

The Judicial Vicar of Abakaliki Diocese of the Catholic Church, very Rev. Dr. Abraham Nwali has called on Ebonyians not to panic but pray, asserting that with God Almighty on our side, Ebola disease virus like other epidemics will be a thing of the past.


Related Topix: Religion

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Border Mail

Trinity in a deal made in heaven

ALBURY'S Trinity Collage College has "got with the strength", becoming part of the Anglican Schools Commission of Western Australia.


Related Topix: Australia, World News, Religion, Oceania,

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Disaster News Network

Local churches work to stop Ebola spread

In Liberia and Sierra Leone, Episcopal Relief & Development's local Church partners are leveraging their widespread presence and trusted reputation to alleviate suffering and contain the Ebola outbreak that has killed 1,427 people in West Africa since March 2014.


Related Topix: Religion, Episcopal Church, Sierra Leone, Africa, World News

Bishop's visit to mark diocese centenary

A Bishop and worshippers will undertake a series of walks and visit a church to mark the centenary of the Anglican Diocese of Chelmsford.


Related Topix: Religion, Essex County, England, United Kingdom,

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Religion News Service

Anti-immigrant Congressman converts to Catholicism

Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner was received into the Catholic Church in a private ceremony in the Chapel of St. Francis de Sales Seminary in Milwaukee on Monday.


Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Immigration Reform, Prison

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Thinking Anglicans

Oxford Faith Debates: survey of clergy opinion

A new survey is underway, gathering information about the beliefs and values of Anglican clergy in the UK for the purpose of academic research, and to support a forthcoming debate series on the Future of the Church of England.


Related Topix: Religion

The Compass

Sentencing for priest, wife postponed

A provincial court judge agreed to set over sentencing until Friday for an Anglican priest and his wife who took thousands of dollars from their church.


Related Topix: Religion, Canada,

ABC News

Study of abuse in Anglican Church reveals similarities with Catholic Church

MARK COLVIN: Meanwhile, police in New South Wales have set up a major strike force to investigate child abuse in and around Newcastle.


Related Topix: Australia, World News, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Roman Catholic Church, Religion,

The Northern Echo

A Cross and Bowl created by Joe McElwee in his Esh Winning Workshop

JOE McElwee works out of a lean-to-style shed bolted onto the side of his retirement bungalow, in sleepy Esh Winning, County Durham.


Related Topix: Religion

Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Otago Daily Times

Artworks in St Paul's in need of restoration

The passage of time and environments with uncontrolled humidity and temperature are taking their toll on St Paul's Cathedral's historic art collection of paintings, etchings and photographs.


Related Topix: Religion, Arts, Painting


Anglican abuse in Newcastle investigated

Strike Force Arinya-2 is investigating allegations of assaults by people associated with the Newcastle diocese of the church in the 1970s, including the handling of child sexual assault claims.


Related Topix: Religion

In-depth Africa

Catholic Church denies involvement in demolition of Anambra Anglican Church

The Catholic Archdiocese of Onitsha in Anambra State has absolved itself of the demolition of an Anglican worship centre in the state.


Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Timaru Herald

Craighead opens new hostel

The improved Shand House was opened with a blessing from Canterbury Anglican bishop Victoria Matthews, while staff, pupils, parents, benefactors and old girls watched.


Related Topix: Religion

The Drinks Business

British Cathedral to sell communion wine

According to the Wakefield Express , the trio - a red, white and rosA©, were made in collaboration with drinks wholesaler Clarks Fine Wines Limited in Westgate.


Related Topix: Religion

Cornish Guardian

Church rejects 'own assets' spend

A CHURCH spokesman has rebutted suggestions that the Diocese of Truro should use central funds to meet a shortfall of more than 1m, rather than ask for more donations.


Related Topix: Cornwall and Isles of Scilly County, England, United Kingdom, Religion

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Worship Songwriter Vicky Beeching Comes Out As Gay

British star of the American Christian rock scene, Vicky Beeching came out as gay Aug. 13 in an interview with the U.K. newspaper, the Independent.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Religion, Folk-Rock, God, Christian Music, Jennifer Knapp