Monday, 13 October 2003

Comment from abroad

From Sydney, where Peter Jensen has addressed his annual diocesan synod, the Sydney Morning Herald has this report and also this more general opinion column, An imposed unity could see church’s communion falter which ends:

Thus it was appropriate yesterday for Jensen to have asked the Synod to pray for Williams. But it is just as appropriate for others to wonder how long Sydney actually would tolerate an archbishop of Canterbury who began to function like a pope.

From Canada, the Toronto Star has Anglicans bracing for same-sex showdown.
The Vancouver Sun has Canadian clerics want U.S. groups to ‘stay home’ referring to the interference of some American bishops in the Canadian church.

From Nigeria, this story by Associated Press, Nigerian Anglicans in gay protest.

Posted by Simon Sarmiento on Monday, 13 October 2003 at 10:39 PM GMT | TrackBack
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