Monthly Archives: October 2013

Prayer Cycle October

This week we pray for the dioceses of Truro (Bishop Tim Thornton, vacancy), Tönsberg (Bishop Laila Riksaasen Dahl), Strängnäs (Bishop Hans-Erik Nordin)

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Communiqué from the meeting of presiding bishops

Porvoo Church Primates’ Meeting, Reykjavik, Iceland, 20-22 OCTOBER 2013   Justice faints and hope fades when the church looks in on itself The Presiding Bishops of the Porvoo Communion of Churches, meeting in Iceland, unanimously agreed to the Latvian Evangelical

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The Widow, the Crook and the Power of Persistence

The Most Revd Justin Welby, archbishop of Canterbury, gave a sermon at the opening service of the meeting of Primates and presiding bishops in Reykjavík. Justice faints and hope fades when the church looks in on itself. The Kingdom of

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Primates and presiding bishops meet in Iceland

Primates and presiding bishops of the Porvoo Communion of Churches meet in Iceland, October 21st – 23rd to review the work of the Communion  and reflect on further engagements. The meeting opens with a service in Reykjavík Cathedral, where The

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Prayer Cycle October

This week we pray for the dioceses of Nidaros/ Trondheim (Bishop Tor Singsaas), London (Bishop Richard Chartres, Bishop Adrian Newman, Bishop Peter Wheatley, Bishop Pete Broadbent, Bishop Paul Williams, Bishop Jonathan Baker)  

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Communique from the third meeting on the Diaconate

A Communique from the consultation on diaconal ministry, held in Dublin in April 2013, is now available online. The communique will be discussed at the meeting of primates and presiding bishops in Iceland in October.  

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Prayer Cycle October

This week we pray for the dioceses of Liverpool (Bishop James Jones, Bishop Richard Blackburn), Monmouth (Bishop Dominic Walker (retiring June 2013)), Haderslev (Bishop Niels Henrik Arendt)  

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Prayer Cycle October

This week we pray for the dioceses of Swansea and Brecon (Bishop John Davies), Leicester (Bishop Tim Stevens)  

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