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Virginia and General Seminaries pursue joint venture to foster deeper collaboration

The two oldest and largest seminaries in the US-based Episcopal Church are exploring options for shared faculty and “collaborative governance”.

18 January 2021

Anglicans around the world prepare to take part in the AdventWord digital Advent calendar

The global digital advent calendar AdventWord is once more seeking to engage Anglicans with a series of online interactive reflections.

30 November 2018

Global Mission Conference hears examples of mission around the world

A conference for world mission-minded dioceses, churches, organisations, and people has taken place at Virginia Theological Seminary.

27 April 2018

Bishop Curry on The Episcopal Church’s need for world Anglicanism: “We need each other”

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry has given an impassioned lecture on why his US-based Episcopal Church needs worldwide Anglicanism.

16 February 2018

Global online advent calendar opens the door to prayer for fourth successive year

The online advent calendar AdventWord, which draws together people’s prayers and meditations around a daily theme, is to operate again.

21 November 2017

Charlottesville clergy hold anti-racism prayer meeting

Christians leaders held a march and prayer meeting in Charlottesville, Virginia, this weekend in a show of support for minority communities. 

14 August 2017

Episcopalians respond to Donald Trump election victory

Members of the US-based Episcopal Church have been responding to last week’s presidential election victory by Donald Trump.

14 November 2016

Companion link sees US bishop take assisting role in Liverpool

A companion link between the US-based Episcopal Church’s Diocese of Virginia and the Church of England’s Diocese of Liverpool took a step further this week when the Suffragan Bishop of Virginia was commissioned to serve also as the Assisting Bishop of Liverpool.

04 May 2016

From the ashes: new chapel consecrated at Virginia Theological Seminary

The fire that gutted the Victorian chapel at the Virginia Theological Seminary (VTS) in Alexandria, USA, should be seen as “to the Glory of God”, the Archbishop of Canterbury has said as a new Chapel for the Ages was consecrated by the Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church.

14 October 2015

African and North American bishops take reconciling walk along Slave Trail

Consultation of Anglican Bishops in Dialogue discovering face of reconciliation across the Anglican Communion

07 July 2015