Monthly Archives: June 2011

WOMAN BISHOP for Washington Diocese

Diocese of Washington elects Mariann Budde as its ninth bishop By Lucy Chumbley Episcopal News Service June 18, 2011 The Episcopal Diocese of Washington, D.C., elected the Rev. Mariann Edgar Budde as its first female diocesan bishop on the second … Continue reading

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Canada reports on the Anglican Covenant

The Anglican Church of Canada has produced further material, in addition to its excellent study guide and linked materials which were mentioned earlier. see the press release: Governance Working Group analyzes Covenant. …This GWG report is one step in the Anglican Church of Canada’s ongoing consideration of the … Continue reading

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Canon Giles Fraser – on Diversity in the Church

Giles Fraser: When us-and-them can seem unwelcome AS Canon in Residence during June, I have duties that include welcoming people to the Cathedral at the begin­ning of services. While doing this last Sunday, I was struck by what a Pentecost … Continue reading

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New Westminster Churches returned to their lawful owners

Supreme Court Denies Leave to Appeal Statement by the Bishop of New Westminster Thursday, June 16, 2011 the Supreme Court of Canada released its Decision refusing Leave to Appeal from the November, 2010 decision of the BC Court of Appeal. … Continue reading

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JESUS and ‘TIDY PEOPLE’

Diana and I have a couple of aids to assist with daily morning prayer together. One of them, which will probably be quite well known to New Zealanders using this site, is the B.R.F. study notes in ‘New Daylight’ We … Continue reading

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MARY as Priest : 15th century Louvre Painting

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Anglican Diocese of New Westminster recovers property from ANiC

VANCOUVER, BC: Congregations Evicted from their Church Buildings Anglican Network in Canada May 19, 2011 The trustees of four Vancouver-area Anglican Network in Canada (ANiC) parishes are preparing to vacate their church buildings after the Supreme Court of Canada dismissed … Continue reading

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AFFIRMING CATHOLICISM – London Meeting Today

Thy Kingdom Come! Prayer and Mission in the building of The  Kingdom St Matthew’s, Westminster Thursday, 30th June, 2011                           Arrivals and registration 10:00               Musonda Trevor Mwamba, Bishop of Botswana    “Dancing … Continue reading

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SYDNEY ARCHBISHOP – Same-Sex Marriage leads to Polygamy

Same-sex marriage will lead to polygamy, says Jensen Leesha McKenny June 11, 2011 “In praise of marriage” … the Anglican Archbishop of Sydney, Peter Jensen, says same-sex marriage would have unwelcome consequences. Photo: Peter Rae ALLOWING same-sex couples to marry could … Continue reading

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Bishop Philip Richardson – Gays and The Church

White collar crime? BISHOP PHILIP RICHARDSON   |  12 JUN 2011 Bishop refutes “white collar crime” Refer to the web site of Auckland’s St Matthew-in-the-City and you will be immediately confronted by a striking graphic. There you will see a black silhouette of … Continue reading

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