Vermont has become the fourth American state to legalize euthanasia after Gov. Peter Shumlin signed into law the “End of Life Choices" Act which permits physicians to administer a fatal overdose to terminally ill patients who wish to commit suicide. ... The Anglican and Episcopal traditions have held that euthanasia is wrong. The 1998 Lambeth Conference stated euthanasia “is neither compatible with the Christian faith nor should be permitted in civil legislation.”
We were very disturbed and saddened to read the news that legal proceedings against you by other Anglicans mean that you may soon be deprived of your property at St James and have to find alternative accommodation.
May 14, 2013 (GTS News) – The Rev. Kurt H. Dunkle was elected on May 14, 2013 to be the 13th Dean and President of The General Theological Seminary in New York City by the GTS Board of Trustees. He will officially begin serving as Dean and President on July 1, 2013.
Archdeacon Raphael Samuel was formally consecrated as the Diocesan Bishop of Bolivia at a Sunday morning service of the eucharist at Cristo Luz Del Mundo (Light of the World). ... The election of Archdeacon Raphael Samuel as the Bishop of Bolivia represents a landmark in church missions in that he is the first Asian missionary to be consecrated Bishop in the Spanish speaking Anglican world.
A pilgrimage to profess our faith and bringing faithful from all over the world together in Rome to celebrate Evangelium Vitae: Faithful to Life. On the 15th and 16th of June 2013 a series of talks celebrating Evangelium Vitae will be held along with Mass on Sunday with Pope Francis.