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Feb 14, 2017 by

Some people have been experiencing problems with accessing some pages on the website. So that you don’t miss anything, here are some posts from 10 Feb onwards: (Newest at the top) FOR MORE NEWS OF GENERAL SYNOD PROCEEDINGS, PLEASE SEE SEPARATE CAROUSEL ITEM Iraqi Christians erect giant cross...

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Thy Kingdom Come 2017: Archbishop of Canterbury launches #PledgeToPray

Feb 10, 2017 by

The Archbishop of Canterbury is encouraging Christians of all denominations to #Pledge2Pray as part of global prayer movement Thy Kingdom Come. Last year more than 100,000 people joined with the Archbishops of Canterbury and York to pray in the 10 days between Ascension and Pentecost. This year,...

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Growth and decline in the Anglican Communion

Feb 6, 2017 by

Book Review by Andrew Symes, Anglican Mainstream. 18 months ago a book was published on church growth in England, edited by Durham-based academic David Goodhew, which urged church leaders to reject  a ‘theology of decline’, and instead to learn about and intentionally foster growth where possible....

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The Bishops’ Report on Marriage and Same Sex Relationships: a response from GAFCON UK

Jan 27, 2017 by

GAFCON UK is grateful that the Church of England has ruled out any intention to change its teaching on marriage. The Bishops have taken seriously the views of the global Anglican Communion and the need to maintain consistency with historic and apostolic teaching, while admitting the serious...

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General Synod presented with vision for “setting God’s people free”.

Jan 24, 2017 by

by Andrew Symes, Anglican Mainstream. Among the papers to be digested by delegates preparing for General Synod 13-16 February is a substantial report commissioned by the Archbishop’s Council, calling for a major change of emphasis in the C of E, to focus on equipping the laity for whole-life...

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Global news 2017: Persecuted church

Jan 16, 2017 by

(Newest items at the top) Pakistan Convicts 42 Christians of Terrorism After Acquitting More Than 100 Muslims, Christianity Today ‘Disgraceful’ Church of England leaves persecuted Nigerians to their fate, by Jenny Taylor, Lapido Media Why are Christian organizations campaigning against helping...

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