PRESS STATEMENT from Jesmond Parish Church: New style English Bishop

May 9, 2017 by

On St Athanasius Day, 2 May 2017, Jonathan Pryke, the senior minister, under its vicar, of Jesmond Parish Church, Newcastle upon Tyne, was consecrated a “bishop in the Church of God”. This was by the Presiding Bishop of REACH SA (the Reformed Evangelical Anglican Church of South Africa), formerly...

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Missionary Bishop for Britain consecrated at Jesmond

May 9, 2017 by

By George Conger, Anglican Ink A missionary bishop has been consecrated for evangelical Anglicans seeking a reformation for the reformed catholic faith in England. Participants in the 2 May 2017 consecration of the Rev. Jonathan Pryke at Jesmond Parish Church in the Diocese of Newcastle by bishops...

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The Church and how it is forging new friendships

Apr 9, 2017 by

by Nick Baines, Yorkshire Post: WHAT happens when worlds collide and people are brought together whose experience of those worlds are so diverse? Well, we thought we would find out. Some people on hearing that seven Anglican bishops were to meet in Yorkshire for a week might assume they were going...

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As Catholics and Anglicans come together, the Church of England pulls apart

Mar 18, 2017 by

by Fr Dwight Longenecker, Crux: In many ways, the Catholic Church and the Anglican Communion are on closer terms than they have ever been in their history. Despite this relationship, the situation for Anglo-Catholics in the Church of England itself is getting worse: An Anglo-Catholic bishop...

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Episodically led and spasmodically governed?

Mar 11, 2017 by

by Canon Phil Ashey, AAC: Once upon a time a number of Anglican bishops and leaders from around the world were sharing on an email list-serve about how we as a Communion of Churches organize ourselves. As Anglicans we often describe ourselves as “Episcopally led and Synodically governed.” It’s a...

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Does Being Conservative On Gay Sex Help Church Growth?

Mar 1, 2017 by

by Harry Farley, Christian Today: Anglicans must listen more carefully to the rapidly growing conservative provinces like Nigeria and South America, according to the head of major project assessing the state of the Church around the world. New research shows a rapid growth in the global Anglican...

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