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  • Niagara bishop describes African-Canadian dialogue as a model for whole communion
    [Anglican Communion News Service] The eighth annual meeting of bishops from Canada and Africa has just taken place in Kenya, with Bishop of Niagara Michael Bird suggesting the yearly encounter could act as a model for reconciliation across the Anglican Communion. Full article. Read More
    Published on 2017-06-23
  • ‘Heartbroken’ bishops back South Sudan peace move
    [Anglican Communion News Service] Anglican leaders in Africa are sponsoring a church-led initiative to end the conflict in South Sudan. The Council of Anglican Provinces of Africa has invited South Sudanese church leaders to Zambia next month to press for the guns to be silenced. Full article. Read More
    Published on 2017-06-23
  • Teaching bishops to be bishops
    One of the goals of the College for Bishops is to connect new bishops. Diocese of Spokane Bishop Gretchen Rehberg (ordained March 18), left, and Diocese of Central New York Bishop DeDe Duncan-Probe (ordained Dec. 3) and Diocese of Indianapolis Bishop Jennifer Baskerville-Burrows (ordained April 29) share conversation after lunch Read More
    Published on 2017-06-23
  • Q&A: Bishop F. Clayton Matthews on helping shape the House of Bishops
    Bishop Clay Matthews and Betsy Jutras, College for Bishops administrative assistant and events coordinator, set up a projector for a June 14 session of Living Our Vows, the college’s three-year formation program for new bishops. Photo: Mary Frances Schjonberg/Episcopal News Service [Episcopal News Service] When Bishop F. Clayton “Clay” Matthews Read More
    Published on 2017-06-23
  • Diocese of San Joaquin notified of successful canonical consent process
    [Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry and the registrar of General Convention, the Rev. Canon Michael Barlowe, have notified the Diocese of San Joaquin that Bishop David Rice has received the required consents, from both bishops with jurisdiction and Read More
    Published on 2017-06-22

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