Fort Worth in impaired communion with some ACNA dioceses

Nov 17, 2017 by

by Jack Iker, Anglican Ink: The second event on the Provincial level is the completion of the five-year study of the Task Force on Holy Orders, concerning the ordination of women, and the meeting of the College of Bishops to discuss the report for the first time at a conclave in Victoria, British...

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A Reflection on Women in Ministry

Oct 20, 2017 by

by Katherine Ruch, Virtueonline: The following was submitted to the ACNA House of Bishops in August 2017 As the ACNA continues to navigate through the choppy waters of how to embrace women in leadership at a time when the province is in process on women’s ordination, I think it important to...

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Pastoral letter from the bishops of the Reformed Episcopal Church on women’s order

Oct 16, 2017 by

The bishops of the Reformed Episcopal Church (REC) met at Church of Holy Communion, Dallas, Texas on October 2, 2017, for prayer, fellowship, planning for the renewal and planting of Reformed Episcopal parishes, and discussion of other matters concerning the church. Reformed Episcopal bishops from...

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More women than men have started training for Church of England priesthood

Sep 27, 2017 by

from Breaking News: More British women than men are starting training as priests for the first time in 16 years, the Church of England said. Of the 544 people in this autumn’s intake – which is the biggest since 2007 – some 274 ordinands are women while 270 are men, according to...

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Ft. Worth Standing Committee Responds to ACNA Ordination of Women Statement

Sep 21, 2017 by

from Virtueonline: Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Greetings in the strong name of our Risen Lord. I write you on behalf of the Standing Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth, which met on Monday, September 18, 2017, to review and discuss with our bishop, the Rt. Rev. Jack Iker, the...

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ACNA College of Bishops Issue Solomonic Decision on Women’s Ordination

Sep 12, 2017 by

by David W Virtue, VOL: In a decision that will not please everybody, but one that goes against the grain of progressive Anglican provinces like The Episcopal Church, the Anglican Church of Canada, the Church of England, the Church in Wales, the Scottish Episcopal Church, the Anglican Church of...

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