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The Russian Orthodox Church has expressed its regret over the decision by the Church of England to allow women bishops, saying it is a diversion from the “initial church order” and follows “modern liberal trends.” Metroplitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Orthodox church's external relations, told Interfax...read more
Articles from section "Ecumenism"
In 1978 I was a theological student in the Church of England preparing for ordination. Training with us men were women who were completing the same course. A few years earlier in the …read more
Here is a statement released Monday by Reverend Keith Newton, the leader of the Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham. The statement responds to Monday's vote by the Church of …read more
The Anglican Church of England will allow women bishops after an historic vote during the ecclesial community's general synod. The Daily Telegraph reports that 81 per cent of synod members …read more
The following is a statement from the bishops's conference of England and Wales, issued in response to a vote on July 14 to ordain bishops in the Church of England. The ballot took place …read more
Pope Francis has said that if Catholics and Orthodox Christians learn to look at one another in God with the help of the Holy Spirit, then members of the two churches will cooperate more …read more