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About kiwianglo

Retired Anglican priest, living in Christchurch, New Zealand. Ardent supporter of LGBT Community, and blogger on 'Thinking Anglicans UK' site. Theology: liberal, Anglo-Catholic & traditional. regarding each person as a unique expression of Christ, and therefore lovable.

Loyalty and Obsession in the Anglican Communion

Loyalty and Obsession Posted on September 22, 2017by Jayne Ozanne by the Revd Canon Giles Goddard, Chair of Human Sexuality Group on General Synod As I reflect on the forthcoming Primates’ Meeting two words sound loudly in my head; loyalty and obsession.  I can’t imagine … Continue reading

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ABC ‘Looking Forward’ to Primates Meeting

Archbishop Justin excited by prospect of “extraordinary” Primates’ Meeting Posted on: September 20, 2017 3:52 PM The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, in an ACNS video looking ahead to the October 2017 Primates’ Meeting. Photo Credit: ACNS Related Categories: Abp Welby, Global, Primates … Continue reading

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Communion Sec.Gen. calls GAFCON ‘Divisive’.

Primates meeting: Tensions build as GAFCON hits back at ‘inaccurate and misleading’ Archbishop’s statement  Harry Farley JOURNALIST 14 September 2017 | 9:03 AM Two senior Nigerian bishops are at the heart of a fraught build-up to a meeting of global Anglican heads … Continue reading

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Rhetorical Question (Peter Jensen) ‘Is GAFCON Divisive?’

Is Gafcon divisive? 19th September 2017 Peter Jensen The suggestion that Gafcon is a divisive movement, and in particular aimed at breaking up the Anglican Communion, is one I hear from time to time. It’s heartbreaking to hear it because … Continue reading

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Catholics and Same-Sex Marriage?

CathNews NZ and Asia Pacific Catholic Church Will Change Views on Same-Sex Marriage Tuesday, September 13th, 2016 Latest News Same-sex marriage and the Catholic church’s views on it are likely to change, says US Democratic Vice-presidential candidate and devout Catholic, … Continue reading

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FORGIVENESS – the reality of our relationship with God

This weekend, it was my turn again to preside at the 8am BCP Mass at Saint Michael & All Angels’ church, here in Christchurch. The three lessons from our Lectionary were coherent (which isn’t always the case) – each pointing … Continue reading

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ACNA’s Decree Vetoes Women Priests & Bishops

ACNA College of Bishops Issue Solomonic Decision on Women’s Ordination ACNA College of Bishops Issue Solomonic Decision on Women’s Ordination NEWS ANALYSIS By David W. Virtue, DD http://www.virtueonline.org Sept. 10, 2017 In a decision that will not please everybody, but … Continue reading

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