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2 hrs ago | El Paso Times

Anglican Cathedral Church of St. Francis ready to host Anglican Diocese synod

For starters, the church is marking its third anniversary of starting over, after leaving the Episcopal Church in the summer of 2011.

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Related Topix: Religion, Episcopal Church, Nigeria, World News, Africa, Benjamin, TX

18 hrs ago | Thinking Anglicans

Archbishop of Canterbury speaks about Gaza

Archbishop of Canterbury calls on leaders in Israel and Gaza to immediately end the violence, and urges Anglican churches both to pray and offer support to all victims of the conflict.

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22 hrs ago | New Vision

45 years after Pope Paul VI's visit to Uganda...

It is exactly 45 years today since Pope Paul VI visited Uganda, a trip that came five years after he had canonized the Uganda Martyrs in Rome on October 18, 1964.

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Related Topix: World News, Uganda, Africa, Pope Benedict XVI, Malawi, Roman Catholic Church, Religion,

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Boston.com

Pope Francis joins fight against human trafficking

Pope Francis arrived to bless the coffin of Cardinal Francesco Marchisano at the end of the funeral service celebrated by Cardinal Angelo Sodano in St. Peter's Basilica on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Travel, Rome, Italy Travel, Europe Travel, Italy Travel, Religion, Pope Benedict XVI, Roman Catholic Church

Fermanagh Today

First of NI cleric's two funerals told that she always remained humble

Lynda Patterson always felt "unworthy and unprepared" - yet she was a towering Christian leader who changed the lives of others for the better.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

ABC News

Bathurst's All Saints College named in bank's legal action against Anglican diocese

Court documents have revealed the Commonwelath Bank is looking for damages of more than $24m from the former Anglican bishop of bathurst and five other defendants.

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Examiner.com

Vocations 'crisis' over in the Church?

Father Dwight Longenecker, the former Anglican priest who became Catholic, was the latest to predict earlier this month that the so-called " vocations crisis" in the Catholic Church "is over."

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Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Daily Mail

Gothic Sydney mansion Bishopscourt on the market for $25m but is yet to sell

Gothic mansion Bishopscourt on the market for $25 million... but the Archbishop is forced to move in as the property hasn't sold An historic Sydney property belonging to the Anglican Church has now been on the market for more than two years, but with a price tag of over $20 million is yet to sell.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Long road ahead still remains for female bishops in Church of England

The Church of England has voted to approve female bishops but a long road still remains for them to be fully accepted by the church.

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Related Topix: Religion, Episcopal Church

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Hub

Anglican priest mourned in Hay River

The late Georgina Bassett was ordained as an Anglican priest on Sept. 12, 2012. She had been named 2011 Citizen of the Year in Hay River earlier that year.

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Free Republic

The Anglican question

In a widely praised move, the Church of England recently voted to allow for female bishops.

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The Press On-Line

Honour guard for dean's funeral

A funeral service for the late dean of the Christ Church Cathedral will include a 200-strong guard of honour.

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Related Topix: Religion, Down County, Northern Ireland

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Waikato Times

Separation saddens church congregation

The congregation of a Hamilton church divided by a denominational debate on the proposed blessings of same sex relationships spent yesterday's services in separate buildings praying for one another.

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Related Topix: Religion, United Kingdom, Pembrokeshire County, Wales

Cape Gazette

St. George's Episcopal Chapel to host revival Aug. 8-10

Many people think they know what a revival is, but they've never experienced one.

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Related Topix: Religion, Episcopal Church, Harbeson, DE, Howard University

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Trinadad Express

Code of Ethical Political Behaviour out this weekend

Roman Catholic Archbishop Joseph Harris said the Code of Ethical Political Behaviour is appealing to politicians and political parties to "focus on the national issues and refrain from not very charitable behaviour and words".

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Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Southland Times

Dean a brilliant preacher

Lynda Patterson clung to the hope that a start would be made on a new cathedral for Christchurch within her second 10 years in the city.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Down County, Northern Ireland, Religion, New Zealand, Oceania, World News, New Zealand Travel, Travel, Pacific Travel

In-depth Africa

Kaduna blast shows nobody is safe, says Anglican primate

The Primate of the Anglican Church, Most Rev. Nicholas Okoh, yesterday said that despite the devastating effect of Wednesday bomb blasts in Kaduna, it has its positive aspect, which is a signal that nobody is safe irrespective of his religion and ethnicity.

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Related Topix: Nigeria, Religion, World News, Africa

The New Zealand Herald

Vicar quits over same-sex relationship stance

Outspoken Anglican vicar Michael Hewat walked out of the church yesterday over its recognition of same-sex relationships - and other conservative Anglicans are warning of more departures if "recognition" eventually becomes "blessing".

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Central Western Daily

Anglican diocese vows to do what's legally required

BISHOP Ian Palmer says the Anglican Diocese of Bathurst will follow the law as it faces a $25 million debt.

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The Independent

Peter Tatchell threatens to 'out' bishops he believes are...

Paul Gallagher is a reporter for the Independent and Independent on Sunday having joined the group in 2012.

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