Ugandan Anglican Archbishop under fire for exposing former Archbishop’s adultery

May 20, 2021 by

by David Virtue, Virtueonline: Primate Stephen Kaziimba is a 21st century hero who leads with integrity, exercising church discipline, say supporters. The recently installed Anglican Archbishop of Uganda, Stephen Kaziimba, has come under fire from laity and some clergy in his province for exposing the adulterous behavior of former archbishop Stanley Ntagali. However, other supporters and senior government officials say that if he hadn’t released his statement, then “the Church of...

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Anglicans join other faith leaders in global call for an end to “vaccine nationalism”

May 7, 2021 by

from ACNS: Anglicans from around the world have added their names to an open letter written by faith leaders calling for an end to vaccine nationalism. Prominent Anglicans have added their names to a letter written by faith leaders from around the world calling for an increase in the production of Covid vaccines, and an end to vaccine nationalism. The Secretary General of the Anglican Communion, Dr Josiah Idowu-Fearon, is amongst the prominent Anglicans to sign the letter, which has also been...

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Primates and bishops welcome Anglican Network in Europe

Apr 20, 2021 by

by Chris Sugden, Virtueonline: Over 170 people from 14 countries from Australia to Chile took part in the online commissioning service of the Anglican Network in Europe on Monday evening April 19. Presiding Bishop Andy Lines welcomed participants from the two convocations, the Anglican Mission in England and the Anglican Convocation Europe. AMIE is composed mainly of churches which began life as church plants, and ACE of churches which found it increasingly difficult to remain in existing...

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Anglican Battle Lines Drawn in Europe

Dec 28, 2020 by

by David Virtue, Virtueonline: AS the Anglican Communion slowly devolves into two separate communions with new orthodox branches established in the US, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, Scotland and Ireland under the aegis of GAFCON, new lines are being drawn in Europe heightening the growing schism in the Anglican Communion. While African Anglican evangelical leaders have said there will be no formal schism, (they can wait out the demise of western Anglicanism,) there is the reality that Europe...

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Top 10 Religion Stories of 2020

Dec 26, 2020 by

by David Virtue, Virtueonline: FEW would deny that 2020 was one of the worst years in the life of the present-day Church. The Anglican Communion was hit hard with more confusion over homosexual practice, with the Archbishop of Canterbury showing no leadership but continued capitulation over the issue. Annus horribilis might be the best description – it was a year for the ages. The push for the full acceptance of homosexuality across the communion plus the advent of COVID defined our...

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C of E Orthodox fight on as new Anglican group set up

Dec 17, 2020 by

from Evangelicals Now: Evangelicals in the Church of England have been preparing to contend in the wake of the launch of Living in Love and Faith – while a new Anglican network has also been set up. At the latest General Synod, a presentation was given on the new Living in Love and Faith (LLF) resources on issues of sexuality and gender. Meanwhile, a new ‘Anglican Network in Europe’ (ANiE) is being launched under the leadership of Bishop Andy Lines. Speaking about the LLF presentation at...

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