NZ General Synod Votes for Same-Sex Blessings. In 4 Years Time. And Everyone Will Be Happy

This just coming in now. The General Synod of the Anglican Church of New Zealand has been locked in deliberations over same-sex relationships for the past 3 days and today passed the following motion (full text also here): Essentially it states that the Church is in favour of same-sex blessings and sets out a pathway […]

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GAFCON Primates’ Communiqué

from GAFCON.org Grateful for the gracious guidance of the Holy Spirit, and the leadership of its Chairman, the Most Reverend Dr Eliud Wabukala, the GAFCON Primates Council met in London from April 24th to 26th, 2014. 1.    Following the success of our Nairobi Conference last October, at which over 1,300 delegates from 38 nations and […]

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Eating and Teaching with Integrity

Samuel Wilberforce, son of William Wilberforce, nails it… Now the question for us at this moment is not, Are these doctrines true, but, Are they the doctrines of the Church of England? If they are, you cannot as an honest man eat the bread offered for her ministers and teach otherwise. … your sub scription […]

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A New Bishop for the Riverina

The Anglican Diocese of the Riverina is currently without a bishop. The previous bishop, Dr Douglas Stevens, resigned on 11 November 2012 and the position has been vacant ever since. An election synod met in June of 2013 but failed to elect anyone and the synod meets again today, 5 April 2014, to make a […]

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BREAKING: Australian Bishops Agree to Strengthened Protocol

The annual meeting of the Australian Anglican Bishops has responded to a request to revisit a protocol on appointments and human sexuality by broadening and strengthening the protocol. I understand from reliable sources that the new version of the protocol, which previously only specified sexual ethics, now refers to the entire of Faithfulness in Service, the […]

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Anglican Question of the Day

From the service for the making of deacons, AAPB: Q: Do you unreservedly believe all the canonical scriptures of the old and new testament, as given by God to convey to us in many and varied ways the revelation of himself which is fulfilled in our Lord Jesus Christ? A: I do believe them. That’s […]

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