Cambridge Evening News
Special service marks first joint confirmation in Exning
A confirmation service in Exning was the first in the county to bring together two different branches of the Christian faith.
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Secularism too fragile a basis for society, English bishop says
London, England, Mar 12, 2014 / 04:05 am .- During an address at his alma mater last week, Bishop Philip Egan of Portsmouth discussed the rise of secularism in Britain and how Christianity in contrast enables greater human flourishing.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Hikoi by Bishop from Stewart Island to Waitaki
The Anglican Bishop of Dunedin will walk, cycle, and travel by train, ferry and helicopter, during a month long hikoi from Stewart Island to the Waitaki Valley.
Silver City Sun-News
Old church in Silver City gets new owner
Old St. Mary's has a new owner, bought by the Anglican Church of the Holy Trinity.
Miami's Community Newspapers
Father Pedro Toledo's spiritual journey comes full circle
History was made this month at St. Louis Catholic Church when Father Pedro Toledo became the first former Anglican priest in the Archdiocese of Miami to be ordained a Roman Catholic under the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of Saint Peter.
Hucknall and Bulwell Dispatch
Fast vicar's speech on food poverty
Well-known Mansfield vicar the Rev Keith Hebden - who is now eight days into a 40-day fast - will be giving a talk on food poverty at Nottingham's St Peter's Church.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Court Declines to Take up Episcopal Church Dispute
The Supreme Court on Monday declined to intervene in a dispute between the Episcopal Church and a conservative northern Virginia congregation that left the denomination in a rift over homosexuality and other issues, ending a seven-year legal battle over a historic church that traces its roots back to George Washington.
Lancashire Evening Post
Bishop backs new app
Lancashire's Bishop, Rt Rev Julian Henderson, has given his backing to a new 'prayer app' from the Church of England which will give people the ability to follow the daily pattern of morning, evening and night prayer in the words of the Anglican liturgy.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Bishop's prayer "that I might have some women colleagues in the College of Bishops next year"
The Bishop of Ely has welcomed the possibility of working alongside women bishops as the Diocese of Ely prepares to put a fresh set of proposals to the vote.
Prayers and pancakes at Wakefield Cathedral for city's starving people
Tasty Shrove Tuesday treats with traditional toppings, were handed out at Wakefield Cathedral to help highlight the work of food banks, including those at St George's Community Centre in Lupset and St Catherine's Church Centre in Agbrigg.
The Northern Echo
Churches urged to support credit union
FULL CREDIT: Tony Brockley of Darlington Credit Union, Angela Gibson, the credit union's churches liaison officer and the Reverend Canon John Dobson, vicar of All Saints Blackwell and Darlington Area Dean.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
This Is Lancashire
Rt Rev. Julian Henderson Bishop of Blackburn
THE Bishop of Blackburn has backed a new 'prayer app' designed to enable people to pray with the aid of their smartphones and tablets.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Last congregation leaves historic East Vancouver church
The Reverend Michael Batten celebrating Holy Communion at the final scheduled Sunday service at St. David of Wales Anglican church on Feb. 23. Photo Randy Murray Interior view of All Saints Anglican Church at the corner of Franklin and Kamloops.
The Washington Post
African church leaders resist gay rights, call it a colonial import
A call for greater acceptance of gays and lesbians has put African and Western churches on a collision course, as some African clerics liken mounting criticism from the U.S. and Europe to a new wave of colonization by the West.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Orlando Sentinel
Today is Ash Wednesday, beginning season of Lent
Roman Catholic, Lutheran and Anglican/Episcopal congregations are most associated with Ash Wednesday, although some other Christian denominations also distribute ashes.
Chichester bishop's calls for people not to go hungry
That is the view of the Bishop of Chichester, who has joined dozens of his fellows in urging the prime minister to ensure people have enough to eat.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Once again,it is not your cathedral
The Anglican church says a British multimillionaire's suggestion that it hand over Christ Church Cathedral for restoration is "completely bizarre".
Beach Metro Community News
Some truth to rumours about sale of St. Aidan's
St. Aidan's Anglican Church is looking to sell its aging Memorial Hall and renovate the attached church on Queen Street East for its next 100 years.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
PETERborough/Dublin: They're off to Africa
Last year, Brandon and Emily Walsh made their first visits to Rwanda, the small African nation that's still recovering from the horrors of mass genocide in 1994.
Gay law: Uganda church warns of Anglican split
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly thrown his weight behind Ugandan leader Yoweri Museveni who signed a "draconian" anti-gay law last week.