Monthly Archives: November 2010

CEC Bishop speaks on The Covenant

“However one frames it, the covenant does provide a mechanism for eventually determining who is ‘in’ and who is ‘out’. Do I want, say, the Diocese of Sydney ‘in’ or ‘out’? Based on what? Their peculiar ecclesiology, which lies well … Continue reading

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G.S. & ACNA view of ‘The Covenant’

“Orthodox Archbishops have told VOL that the Jerusalem Declaration is now the official marker of orthodoxy in the Anglican Communion, not the Covenant. Whatever hope Dr. Williams holds out for it as the touchstone of Anglican unity is dead on … Continue reading

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re ‘Anglicans Down-under’ blog

Being somewhat of a technophobe, and having not so much time as some blog Hosts to spend time on the Internet, I find myself unable to enter the ‘Anglicans Down-under’ web-site, but will, instead, reply to Peter Carrell’s current spiel … Continue reading

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NO ANGLICAN COVENANT – U.K. Press release

The No Anglican Covenant Coalition has issued this press release in advance of the debate in the C.of E. General Synod. NEWS RELEASE TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2010 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  NO ANGLICAN COVENANT COALITION GATHERS MOMENTUM LONDON – As the Church … Continue reading

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Queen’s Speech to C.of E. General Synod

Religious do not have monopoly on virtue, Queen tells synod Believers and atheists equally able to contribute to country’s prosperity, says monarch guardian.co.uk, Tuesday 23 November 2010 16.30 GMT The Queen speaking to synod today, flanked by the archbishop of … Continue reading

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Schismatic ‘American Anglican Council’

The American Anglican Council is one of the founding members of the The Anglican Church in North America (AC–NA). The AC-NA officially began December 3, 2008, at the culmination of a three-day meeting of the Common Cause Council, a leadership … Continue reading

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Richard Hooker & The Sacraments

“With Angels and Archangels” The fifth book of Hooker’s Laws was published in 1597. Totaling nearly 500 pages in its current critical edition, it is longer than the sum total of the preface and first four books combined. Here we see the … Continue reading

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The Bible – a new hermeneutic

“The importance of reading the Bible ‘through the eyes of others’ was a challenge that Anglicans needed to explore. As the Steering Group reflected on the varied reports they had received they also noted a number of ‘gaps’ that were … Continue reading

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Canadian Judge questions The Covenant

Monday, November 22, 2010 Canadian judge questions lack of clarity in Covenant language The Honourable Ronald Stevenson, QC is the recently retired Chancellor of the Anglican Church of Canada. He served 22 years as a Judge of the Court of … Continue reading

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Bishop Gene Robinson – interview

Ruth Gledhill has interviewed Gene Robinson, the bishop of New Hampshire. The full interview is behind the Times paywall but there are two extracts on YouTube. Gene Robinson Part One: the Anglican crisis This week I [Ruth Gledhill] went to … Continue reading

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