UGANDA: Anglican Archbishop Rips TEC Convention Resolution A051 supporting LGBT African Advocacy

Jun 25, 2015 by

By David W Virtue, VOL: Should TEC try to come in and influence our Bible scholars away from the clear and plain sense meaning of Scripture, we shall consider them a wolf who has invaded our flock…to steal, kill, and destroy the Church of Uganda. The Primate of Uganda, the Most Rev. Stanley Ntagali has come out blasting proposed Resolution A051 supporting LGBT African advocacy. He asserted that should “TEC try to come in and influence our Bible scholars away from the clear and...

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TEC: Marriage task force calls for gender-neutral language in marriage canon

Jun 4, 2015 by

By Mary Frances Schjonberg, ENS: Proposed change would allow clergy to solemnize same-sex unions. The A050 Task Force on the Study of Marriage is recommending that the 2015 meeting of General Convention authorize Episcopal Church clergy to officiate at same-sex marriages. The task force proposes the change in its just-released Blue Book report by way of a resolution (numbered A036) that would revise Canon I.18 titled “Of the Solemnization of Holy Matrimony” (page 58 of The Episcopal Church’s...

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What Is ECUSA Spending on Lawsuits?

Jun 1, 2015 by

By A S Haley, Anglican Curmudgeon: [WARNING: the following post may be dangerous to one’s mental health. The panoply of unbelievably large figures in it may also cause one’s eyes to glaze over. For those who cannot wade through it all, here is the bottom line: The Episcopal Church (USA) has spent, and further committed (in its adopted budgets) to spend, a total of $42,675,466 on suing fellow Christians in the civil and ecclesiastical courts over the first eighteen years of this...

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It’s Not about Sex

May 7, 2015 by

By The Rev. Dr. Frank Larisey, Episcopalians for Traditional Faith (Hat Tip: Ancient Briton) […]  This process of undermining the authority of the Bible took a long time to infiltrate the top leadership of The Episcopal Church, but it did. Bishops of The Episcopal Church, who believed in this “modern” view of Scripture, worked slowly and steadily to bring liberal seminary deans to most of their seminaries. These liberal deans then worked hard to hire more liberal professors....

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Nominees announced for Presiding Bishop

May 4, 2015 by

From  Anglican Ink: The Joint Nominating Committee for the Election of the Presiding Bishop May 1 announced the names of the bishops it will nominate this summer to succeed Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori. The four names will be formally submitted to the General Convention during a joint session on June 26, the day prior to the day set for the election by the House of Bishops of the 27th presiding bishop. The nominees are: The Rt. Rev. Thomas Breidenthal, 64, Diocese of Southern...

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AU 173 – GAFCON in the News

Apr 29, 2015 by

From Anglican Unscripted: Kevin and George discuss the ‘reimagination of the Episcopal Church’ following the election of a new Presiding Bishop after Katherine Jefferts-Schori’s campaign of lawsuits and intimidation which gave birth to the ACNA.  They attempt to set the record straight on what actually happened at the recent GAFCON meeting following wildly inaccurate reporting from the secular press – and indeed some of the Christian media.  AMiE comes under scrutiny,...

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