A cross-border initiative has been announced to promote two medieval Celtic saints: Welsh St David and his pupil, Irish St Aidan.
Melissa Davey. Guardian 26 February 2019
The former Programme Coordinator for Interreligious Dialogue and Cooperation at the World Council of Churches, Clare Amos, explores what Jesus meant when he called his disciples to “the other side”.
ACNS. 22 February 2019
In the mid-1990s, I worked in a large hostel for 140 homeless people. One resident (lets call him Brian) had incredibly strong body odour. His lack of personal hygiene and reluctance to wash his clothes became a real issue. It led to snide comments from other residents and frustrations grew among those who shared the TV lounge or canteen area with him.
Jon Kuhrt. Grace and Truth. 25 February 2019
Thieves have stolen the head from an 800-year-old mummified body, known as “The Crusader” from the crypt of a church in Dublin.
The Primate of Burundi, Archbishop Martin Nyaboho, has appealed for support after the main market in Matana was burned down.
Executive Council asks bishops, spouses to ‘prayerfully and carefully consider’ response to Lambeth decision – ENS
Mary-Ann Sjoberg. Episcopal News Service. 24 February 2019
Martin Bashir. BBC. 20 February 2019
Harrieth Sherwood. Observer. 24 February 2019
On 23 February at the Church of England's General Synod, the Archbishop of Canterbury moved a motion by the Presidents on 'The State of the Nation'. Read the motion and the Archbishop's speech as delivered.
Archbishop of Canterbury's website 23 February 2019