Monthly Archives: May 2016

The Mutual Benefits of ARCIC – Bp.David Moxon

Home > Other News Reaping the benefits of Anglican – Roman Catholic talks Posted on: May 16, 2016 9:31 AM Praying together on Ash Wednesday eventually led to New Zealand Roman Catholics and Anglicans collaborating in a number of different … Continue reading

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‘In Christ,’ absolutely; but…

I have been following with interest the recent on-line conversations on the subject of ‘love the sinner, hate the sin.’ Although it is not a phrase I use I do in many ways sympathize wi… Source: ‘In Christ,’ absolutely; but… … Continue reading

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Women Deacons in the Roman Catholic Church?

Women Deacons? Pope Francis has said he’ll create a commission to study the possibility of females serving as deacons the Church. What does this mean for Catholics? Pope Francis hugs Sister Carmen Sammut after a meeting of superior generals, or … Continue reading

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Report on G.S. delay on S/S Blessings

Home > Oceania New Zealand postpones decision on same-sex blessings Posted on: May 12, 2016 8:30 AM – (N.Z. TAONGA) Related Categories: New Zealand, sexuality, synod [ACNS, by Gavin Drake] The Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia has … Continue reading

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ACANZP – General Synod defers decision on S/S/ Blessings

BLESSINGS REPORT ON HOLD ‘A Way Forward’ on same-sex blessings has been tabled until the 2018 General Synod. TAONGA NEWS | 12 MAY 2016 | 1 COMMENT The Anglican Church of Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia has decided to table … Continue reading

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General Synod Debates Global Warming

Church to develop disaster strategy as Pacific islands disappear Posted on: May 11, 2016 9:28 AM   (ANGLICAN TAONGA) Fe’i Tevi calls on the church to move from sympathy to partnership in the General Synod of the Anglican Church of … Continue reading

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ACANZP General Synod – Tuesday 10 May 2016

Synod to re-draft same-sex motion General Synod forms a new working group to re-draft the motion on same-sex blessings. Debate will resume on Wednesday. 2 / 3 TAONGA NEWS | 10 MAY 2016 | General Synod/Te Hīnota Whānui has decided … Continue reading

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A Way Forward – General Synod Debate

‘A Way Forward’ also offers space to disagree on blessings ‘A Way Forward’ Working Group reports to General Synod on same-sex blessings but does not shy from disagreement. 1 / 8 TSONGA NEWS | 09 MAY 2016 | Recommendations on … Continue reading

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Apology transforms synod hall

Tikanga Maori apologise to Polynesia for a 2014 synod proposal to create a two-tikanga church. 1 / 4 TSONGA NEWS   |  09 MAY 2016  |  (from Anglican Taonga) General Synod/Te Hīnota Whānui turned into a scene of reconciliation on … Continue reading

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ACANZP G.S. – Archbishop’s Challenge

Archbishop challenges delegates General Conference in Napier is challenged by Archbishop Brown Turei to practise God’s radical hospitality and manaakitanga. • Archbishop Brown: Let’s talk openly, plainly, honestly • Archbishop Philip: What binds this church? • Communion News Service sets scene … Continue reading

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