Gifts speed goal of sewing center in Congo


by John Omwake, editor of The Trinitarian Thanks to more than US $7000 received during June, the Missionary Diocese of Congo has gone a long way toward its goal of providing a sewing center where woman who are victims of rape or other forms of sexual violence can learn to be seamstresses. The...

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Bishop Orrego Hurtado receives Brazilian clergy, appoints leadership for Venezuela


Earlier this month representatives from Colombia and Venezuela came together for the First General Synod of the Diocese of New Granada since its reception into the ACC.  The business sessions, which took place on August 14th and 15th, were largely devoted to ratification of diocesan canons....

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Parish of St. Alban the Martyr celebrates 160 years of witness


by John Omwake, editor of The Trinitarian  June 18th saw a triple celebration at St. Alban the Martyr, Salford, Greater Manchester, England. The Bishop of the United Kingdom, the Right Reverend Damien Mead, preached and confirmed, the patronal festival was kept, and the parish, which began...

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In Cameroon, a clinic is still unfinished


by John Omwake, editor of The Trinitarian In the city of Edea, in Cameroon’s Littoral Province, a building remains partially completed. Enough concrete blocks have been erected to give an outline of its shape, but provide no indication of its finished state—or the reason why...

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Bishop Roger Dawson, RIP


The Right Reverend Arthur Roger Dawson, retired Bishop for the ACC in Colombia and Venezuela, died on Saturday at his home in Shepton Mallet, England, after a lengthy battle with cancer.  He was 77. Bishop Dawson was ordained to the diaconate in the Church of England by John Hughes, Bishop...

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