Bishop Garang visits parishes in South Sudan--performs Confirmations and reports on need for clean water


This week Bishop Wilson Garang returned to Nairobi after a month-and-a-half long visitation to the Diocese of Aweil. His visitation comes at an uncertain time in South Sudan, with many people displaced from their homes by the civil war which has been raging in other parts of the country. A...

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Archbishop Haverland issues Advent Appeal for Missions


Dear Friends in Christ, This year has been fairly good for the Saint Paul Missionary Society.  We managed to fund our monthly budget every month thanks to your generous donations, and in addition were happy to forward substantial designated gifts to missions and humanitarian ministries...

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Four jurisdictions sign agreement in Atlanta; full communion established


The Earlier this month in Atlanta, representatives from ACA, ACC, APA, and DHC witnessed their chief bishops sign a concordat establishing full communion.  This represents a significant step towards their stated goal of organic unity. The text of this historic document is as follows: We...

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Anglican Joint Synods set to begin; delegates converging on Atlanta for historic event.


The Continuing Anglican world is coming together this week as nearly 500 synod delegates from North and South America, Asia, Africa, and Europe are scheduled to meet in Atlanta, Georgia.  Representatives from the Anglican Catholic Church (ACC), the Anglican Church in America (ACA), the...

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Rwandan church receives episcopal visitation from the DRC


Last month the ACC in Rwanda received a long awaited episcopal visit, as The Right Reverend Steven Ayule-Milenge made the trek east from his home in the Democratic Republic of Congo.  He was greeted at the border by representatives of the Rwandan Church and escorted with some fanfare into...

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