How Can Two Walk Together?

Jan 30, 2020 by

by Canon Phil Ashey, AAC: From January 13-15, 2020, Primates (Archbishops, Presiding Bishops and Moderators) from 33 of the 40 Provinces of the Anglican Communion were present for a Primates Meeting convened by Abp. Justin Welby, the Archbishop of Canterbury, in Amman Jordan. Three of the Primates missing were the Gafcon Primates from Nigeria, Uganda, and Rwanda, who properly absented themselves in protest of the false teaching and lack of discipline within the Anglican Communion. The Primates...

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An Interview with Archbishop Greg Venables after the January Jordan Primates Meeting

Jan 24, 2020 by

by David W. Virtue, DD, Virtueonline: Some GAFCON Primates chose not to go the Primates Meeting a few days ago in Amman, Jordan. Why did you decide to go? As on previous occasions, I felt a deep conviction that the Lord wanted me to be there. I pretty much have one priority and one message wherever I go and that is to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Because of theological confusion from some Anglican Provinces pursuing another direction other than the Gospel, I followed the leading I sensed...

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The mysterious case of the Anglican Primates, Gafcon and Justin Welby

Jan 21, 2020 by

by David Baker, Christian Today: There is a curious resemblance between the recently-completed meeting of Anglican Primates in Jordan and the hit TV show The Masked Singer. In both cases, you see the pictures and get some words – but are left scratching your head as to what lies underneath. Perhaps best, though, not to start comparing the attire… Of course, let’s get real: the gathering of Anglican leaders in Amman has rather more serious ramifications than last week’s...

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Primates meet in Jordan ahead of Lambeth Conference

Jan 20, 2020 by

by Joelle Kidd, Anglican Journal: Primates from 33 of the Anglican Communion’s 40 provinces met in Jordan Jan. 13-15 for the last full primates’ meeting before the 2020 Lambeth Conference of Bishops. According to a communique issued from the meeting, the primates were “updated on plans for the [Lambeth Conference], both practical and programmatic. We discussed how the fruits of our discussions at the Lambeth Conference might be widely communicated and we explored how the bishops, gathered...

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Archbishop seeks an end to longstanding divisions over human sexuality ahead of Lambeth Conference

Jan 16, 2020 by

from Christian Today: The Archbishop of Canterbury has said he hopes that the forthcoming Lambeth Conference will “draw a line under some of the inward-looking approaches of the past” so that the Anglican Communion can move on from a crippling dispute over human sexuality. Speaking to reporters at the end of a three-day Primates’ meeting in Jordan, the Most Rev Justin Welby said he wanted to see the Anglican Communion begin to focus instead “on those things that affect...

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Primates’ Meeting 2017: new video released

Nov 3, 2017 by

from ACNS: Last week, we released a short three-minute video summary of the 2017 Primates’ Meeting, which was held at Canterbury Cathedral at the beginning of October. That was a preview to the full 10-minute video, which was released today. These videos share something of the atmosphere and content of the Primates’ Meeting, and help to inform and educate the viewer about the scope and nature of the worldwide Anglican Communion. Provinces and dioceses are encouraged to share and distribute...

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