Bishop of Tasmania writes to Australian Bishops, “an emergency measure to protect the precious gospel”

Bishop Richard Condie of Tasmania, who is the chair of Fellowship of Confessing Anglican (FCA) Australia. has written to his fellow bishops in Australia to explain his rationale behind participating in the consecration on Friday 30 June of Canon Andy Lines as a missionary bishop. He is joined there by Archbishop Davies of Sydney and […]

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GAFCON Announce New Missionary Bishop for Europe

GAFCON have officially announced their intention to consecrate a missionary bishop for Europe at a press conference deliberately placed to juxtapose with the Scottish Episcopal Church’s vote to change the definition of marriage. The full statement, given by Archbishop Foley Beach of the Anglican Church in North America (ACNA), is available on the GAFCON website […]

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GAFCON to announce new Missionary Bishop for the UK

GAFCON have called a press conference for Thursday 8 June 2017 in order to announce and introduce their new missionary bishop for the United Kingdom. The presser is to be held in Edinburgh and is prompted by the recent decision by the Scottish Episcopal Church to legislate to extend the definition of marriage to include […]

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GAFCON Jerusalem 2018

GAFCON have announced details of their 2018 Conference. Introduction It is our great pleasure to announce that the dates for the next GAFCON Conference, to be held in Jerusalem will be: Sunday 17 to Friday 22nd June 2018. Jerusalem has a special place in the hearts of the GAFCON movement as it was the location […]

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GAFCON Primates’ Communiqué April 2017

From gafcon.org, the latest Primates’ Communiqué. Of particular interest will be further information about GAFCON 2018 in Jerusalem and some further discussion surrounding support in the form of a “Missionary Bishop” for disenfranchised Anglicans in Scotland and England. There is also a response from GAFCON UK which states “we warmly welcome the decision of the Primates […]

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GAFCON UK: The Church of England and Lambeth 1:10 – The Embarrassing Rainbow Elephant in the Room

One of the things I’m appreciating about GAFCON UK is their willingness to call it like it is. There’s an increasing move amongst “conservative” leadership in the Church of England to insist that really everything is ok. Yes, there are  the odd clergy here or there doing the wrong thing but basically the ship is still […]

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