International News

Cathedral goes on line

Anyone in the world with Internet access can now peek into the cathedral where Prince Charles married Lady Diana, while avoiding the expense of...

Primate’s fund aids victims of hunger and tidal wave

The Primate's World Relief and Development Fund has sent $25,000 to help a drought- and war-stricken Sudan. That's in addition to the $25,000 it sent...

World briefs

Mexican primate dies (ENS)--The first primate of the Anglican Church of Mexico has died at the age of 73. Retired Archbishop Jose Guadalupe Saucedo guided the...

Cardinal’s statement ‘disappoints’ Peers

A formal letter from the Pope to his church and an accompanying explanation from Cardinal Ratzinger, released just before the Lambeth Conference, upset many...

Canada creating ‘road map’

The Canadian church is ready to be a primary voice in world Anglicanism, says Rev. Randall Chase, a member of the U.S. Episcopal Church's...

Little peace evident in Middle East peace process

Jerusalem IN THE PECULIAR logic of the state of Israel, when a Palestinian leader dies under violent and unexplained circumstances, every fellow Palestinian in the...

Middle East journal

FORMED IN 1976, the Province of the Episcopal Church in Jerusalem and the Middle East covers most countries in which Judaism, Christianity and Islam...

No such thing as conversions in Cairo

IN A LAND where conversion is as dangerous to the convert as it is for the evangelist, the Anglican Church has learned to minister...

Notebook

The diocese of Keewatin's table featured a stuffed gorilla dubbed "Keewatin No," meaning "Keewatin northern person." This particular primate turned up in the...

World briefs

Church members support sailors An Anglican and United Church group is seeking support in their fight to prevent four Filipino sailors from the Maersk Dubai...

World briefs

Itinerant Teds Church of Ireland youngsters are being invited to get themselves little teddy bears, to be named Anglican Ted, and arrange for them...

A bitter-sweet victory

ERITREA HAS BEEN within Ethiopia's sphere of influence for more than 3,000 years - but seven decades of Italian colonialism, combined with the authoritarianism...

Former presiding bishop Allin dies

Bishop John M. Allin, Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church (U.S.A.) from 1973 to 1985, died March 6, at the age of 76, after...

Episcopalian, Lutheran accord back on track

A proposal calling for full communion between the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and the Episcopal Church was put back on track with...

War clouds gather

Zimbabwe's Roman Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace predicts that Zimbabwe will face civil unrest if President Robert Mugabe's government refuses to apologize publicly...