The Persecuted Church

Dec 3, 2018 by

Archbishop Justin Welby talks to Andrew Marr about persecuted Christian communities, including the situation for Asia Bibi.  Deprivation and Poverty in the UK are also under discussion. From around...

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Welby: Lambeth 2020 should ‘look outwards’

Nov 30, 2018 by

by Madeleine Davies, Church Times: THE 2020 Lambeth Conference will be held in Canterbury from 23 July to 2 August, it was confirmed this week. Every “active bishop” within the Anglican Communion’s 40 provinces — Chile became the 40th this month — will be invited, with spouses bringing the total...

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The abuse of Sex Money and Power in the C of E. Radical Inclusion played out in Derby Cathedral.

Nov 29, 2018 by

by Gavin Ashenden: As Marie Antoinette will always be remembered for her phrase “Let them eat cake” Archbishop Justin Welby may be remembered for his call to transform the Church of England by ‘radical inclusion.” It is embarrassing to question the motives of an archbishop, but under the spotlight...

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Archbishop hopes Lambeth Conference will be “confident proclamation of good news of Jesus”

Nov 27, 2018 by

from ACNS: The Archbishop of Canterbury has set out his vision for the next once-in-a-decade meeting of the bishops of the Anglican Communion, saying that “the world . . . needs the good news of Jesus Christ.” He said that the world “needs to see it in our actions, envy it in our love together,...

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Does God have a gender?

Nov 24, 2018 by

Discussion on BBC Newsnight.  The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has said God is gender-neutral.   Here Emily Maitlis discusses with Bishop Gavin Ashenden and Revd Margaret Joachim.  Read: Archbishop Welby can’t stand a transgender God picking preferred pronouns by Jules Gomes, Rebel...

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Is God gender-neutral?

Nov 22, 2018 by

Archbishop of Canterbury reflects on God as a father “who loves me unconditionally”, from Archbishop of Canterbury website: Descriptions of God are always “to some degree metaphorical”, the Archbishop said during a discussion event with the Revd Dr Sam Wells. Speaking at St Martin-in-the-Fields in...

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