The Easter Morning Sunrise Service at the Garden Tomb in Jerusalem, including a sermon by Michael Ramsden, international director of the RZIM Trust, director of the Oxford Centre for Christian Apologetics, and Lecturer in Christian Apologetics at Wycliffe Hall, Anglican theological college in Oxford, England.
“It’s been grounding, deeply rewarding,” says the Revd Shannon Preston, about her experience of joining 15 other members of the Community of St Anselm at Lambeth Palace for its first yearlong commitment to prayer, study and service. “Because we have the opportunity to wake up every day and pray – that’s our priority – there’s no excuses of why Christ is not at the centre of my life or the lives of the people around me.”
He Is Risen! is a short film looking at Psalm 22 and the words Jesus spoke on the cross, “My God my God, why have you forsaken me?” The video was commissioned by the Church of England as part of it’s Just Pray campaign. The first video in the campaign, the Lord’s Prayer, had been intended to be shown in cinemas before it was banned by the major UK cinema chains.
The sermon preached by the Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church in America, Michael Curry, during a Eucharist for the Episcopal Church and Anglican Communion delegations to the UN Consultation on the Status of Women in New York. The secretary general of the Anglican Communion, the Most Revd Dr Josiah Idowu-Fearon, was the celebrant.
To mark International Women's Day 2016, the Church of England asked its first seven women bishops to nominate some of the women they found inspiring. The short film, “Women Inspiring Women”, looks at the stories of those women they find inspiring.
At his enthronement, Archbishop and Primate of the Epsicopal Church in South Sudan, Justin Badi, annouced his focus for Sudan.
Anglicans in Canada are being asked to pray for the peace of Jerusalem next month, on a date designated Jerusalem Sunday by the province.
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Living with Laïcité
A collection of Easter Messages issued by Primates of the Provinces of the Anglican Communion.
The Anglican Church of ANZP have announced that Bishop Don Tamihere has been elected Archbishop of the Province’s Maori Tikanga.
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