Monthly Archives: March 2012

FULCRUM & Covenant – ‘Web of Mutuality or Fragmentation’ ?

 Communion Connections: Web of Mutuality or Fragmentation? by Graham Kings, Bishop of Sherborne ‘Injustice anywhere is injustice everywhere. We are caught in an inescapable web of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly affects us … Continue reading

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Covenanters offer ‘Post Mortem’ on Covenant Rejection in C.of E.

ANGLICAN COVENANT SUPPORTERS EXPRESS ‘DEEEP (sic) REGRET’ Supporters of the Anglican Communion Covenant have expressed their deep regret at the decision by the majority of Church of England Dioceses not to support the proposed Anglican Communion Covenant. Although in total more … Continue reading

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Reuters Report on the Church of England’s Rejection of The Covenant

English church votes down pact to unite Anglicans By Avril Ormsby LONDON | Sat Mar 24, 2012 10:03pm GMT LONDON (Reuters) – A proposed deal to hold the worldwide Anglican Communion together amid divisions over homosexuality and same-sex unions appeared to be in tatters … Continue reading

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Church Historian’s View of Covenant rejection in the Church of England

The No Anglican Covenant Coalition issued this press release. The Guardian has published this article by Diarmaid MacCulloch The Anglican church can start afresh. The recent vote against the Anglican covenant is hugely significant. But are the bishops ready to listen? …So now Anglicanism needs to move forward … Continue reading

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FULCRUM’s Con/Evo Take on the Failure of The Covenant in the C.of E.

The Anglican Communion Covenant and the Church of England: Ramifications by Andrew Goddard It is now clear that less than half the dioceses of the Church of England will agree, in both their house of clergy and house of laity, … Continue reading

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What will the C.of E.’s rejection of the Covenant mean for Scotland?

No to the Covenant from the Church of Englandshire! Posted: 24 Mar 2012 11:53 AM PDT I must admit to be rejoicing greatly at the news that a majority of dioceses in England have now voted against the Anglican Covenant. … Continue reading

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BBC Report on Failure of The Covenant in the C.of E. dioceses

Half of the Church of England’s dioceses reject unity covenant Outgoing Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams said the covenant was about accountability Continue reading the main story Related Stories Church unity plan a step closer The end of the ‘Williams … Continue reading

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