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Queen handed rare new honour from Archbishop of Canterbury for ‘unstinting’ duty to Church

The Archbishop presented the Canterbury Cross to Her Majesty today during an audience at Windsor Castle. He said the medal was given in recognition and gratitude for her “unstinting support of the Church throughout her reign” and to mark her Platinum Jubilee. The Cross is presented by the Archbishop of Canterbury for Service to the […]

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‘Still in the saddle’ Archbishop praises absent Queen at thanksgiving service

Referring to her love of horse racing, Archbishop of York Stephen Cottrell said she is “still in the saddle”, even though Her Majesty was not able to attend. Instead, the 96-year-old reportedly watched the service from Windsor Castle. The Queen had pulled out of the service after experiencing “some discomfort” during Trooping the Colour and […]

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‘Can’t forget’ Britons slam ‘disgraceful’ Archbishop suggestion to forgive Prince Andrew

Justin Welby, the most senior bishop in the Church of England, highlighted the importance of forgiveness on Tuesday after the Duke of York’s fall from grace over allegations of sexual abuse. The Duke of York paid a multi-million-pound settlement fee earlier this year, with no admission of liability, to close his civil sexual assault case […]

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Archbishop of Canterbury says Prince Andrew ‘seeking to make amends’

The Duke of York in March agreed to pay a multimillion-pound sum with no admission of liability to bring the civil sexual assault case brought by his accuser, Virginia Giuffre, to a close. The settlement, while preventing a courtroom battle in New York, did not save the prince’s reputation – but the Most Revd Justin […]

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‘Deeply saddened’ Archbishop of Canterbury to miss Jubilee service after catching Covid

Lambeth Palace said the Most Reverend Justin Welby, 66, is also suffering with mild pneumonia. The Archbishop, 66, was going to preach at the service at St Paul’s Cathedral as part of the celebration for Queen Elizabeth II’s 70th year on the throne. He said he was “deeply saddened” to be missing it. The service […]

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Ferrao: A polyglot who loves his plants and pets | Goa News – Times of India

Panaji: When news broke of Pope Francis picking Archbishop Filipe Neri Ferrao to be a cardinal, nowhere was the joy more palpable that at the Ferrao family home in Aldona’s Santarxette waddo, and in Corjuem, where he took his first breath. “Our family is no doubt delighted,” said Eric Ferrao, the Archbishop’s nephew. The spiritual […]

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Archbishop Elpidophoros Meets With Greek Deputy Minister of Environment and Energy Georgios Amyras – From the Archdiocese – Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America

Archbishop Elpidophoros Meets With Greek Deputy Minister of Environment and Energy Georgios Amyras Thursday, May 12, 2022 His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros met today with Greek Deputy Minister of Environment and Energy Georgios Amyras. Mr. Amyras is visiting New York for the 17th United Nations Forest Forum this week.  [ad_2] Source link

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Karnataka anti-conversion bill will affect harmonious relationship, will Governor not to give assent: Archbishop

Archbishop: This is sad and surely it will affect the harmonious relationship that we enjoy with members of all the communities in Karnataka Bangalore: Hours after the Karnataka Cabinet approved an anti-conversion bill, Bangalore archbishop Peter Machado on Thursday said that it will affect the harmonious relationship that ‘we enjoy with members of all the […]

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Canada

Low-profile apologies from Archbishop of Canterbury amounted to a missed opportunity, says former TRC chair | CBC News

The former chair of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission says the Archbishop of Canterbury’s recent visit to Canada was a missed opportunity for the Anglican Church to have a greater influence on reconciliation. Murray Sinclair told CBC News the apologies issued by Archbishop Justin Welby for the Anglican Church’s role in residential schools last weekend […]

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Archbishop of Canterbury promises release of residential school records in England following survivors’ calls | CBC News

The Archbishop of Canterbury says he will ensure any residential school-related records held by the Anglican Church in England are released, following calls from survivors.  The church is facing demands from survivors who attended the former Mohawk Institute in Brantford, Ont., to disclose any records held overseas in hopes they may shed light on the […]