“The image of the invisible God”: The Incarnation and the practice early Christian philanthropy – ABC Relgion & Ethics
Early Christian philanthropy was deeply informed by the theological concept of the imago Dei, the conviction that humans were created in the image of God — a belief that Christianity had taken over from Judaism.
Gary Ferngren. ABC Relgion & Ethics. 18 December 2020
Last year my wife and I went to Germany where I conducted the marriage of two young friends. Just before lockdown. Recently they had their first baby (called Niamh – no idea how the Germans will pronounce it) and there is much rejoicing in the arrival in the world of this dependent little person.And in that word ‘dependent’ we get a hint of what we might expect from Christmas this year
Bishop Nick Baines artilce for The Yorkshire Post. 22 December 2020
The Archbishops of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia have released a video message of peace and hope for Christmas 2020
A pastoral letter from the Archbishops of Armagh and Dublin, John McDowell and Michael Jackson, and the Church of Ireland's Bishops.
A Christmas Message from Archbishop Justin Badi Arama, Primate of the Episcopal Church of South Sudan
A Joint Christmas Message from the Roman Catholic and Anglican Primates of Ireland, Archbishops Eamon Martin and John McDowell
The Most Revd Mark Strange, the Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church, joins ecumenical colleagues from the Scottish Church Leaders Forum to deliver a joint Christmas Message.
A Christmas Message from Archbishop Leonard Dawea, Primate of the Anglican Church of Melanesia
The Christmas Message of the Patriarchs and Heads of Churches of Jerusalem
A Christmas Message from Archbishop Stephen Kaziimba, Primate of the Anglican Church of Uganda and Bishop of Kampala
Bishop of Lichfield uses Christmas message to urge communities to bridge differences – Lichfield Live
Ross. Lichfield Live. 20 December 2020
Max Stephens. Daily Telegraph. 20 December 2020
A Christmas Message from Presiding Bishop Michael Curry, Primate of the US-based Episcopal Church.
A Christmas Message from Archbishop John Davies, Primate of the Church in Wales and Bishop of Swansea and Brecon.
A Christmas Message from Archbishop Luke Kenichi Muto, Primate of the Nippon Sei Ko Kai and Bishop of Kyushu.
A Christmas Message from Moderator Dharmaraj Rasalam and the Deputy Moderator, General Secretary and Honorary Treasurer of the united Church of South India.
A Christmas Message from Archbishop Paul Kwong, Primate of Hong Kong, Bishop of Hong Kong Island, and Chair of the Anglican Consultative Council.
Church of England website 17 December 2020
Christian Today 21 December 2020
Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby tells the elderly NOT to go to church on Christmas Day as he warns it is ‘too dangerous’ – Daily Mail
Jack Maidment. Daily Mail. 20 December 2020