• As Catholics and Anglicans come together, the Church of England pulls apart

    As Catholics and Anglicans come together, the Church of England pulls apart

    • Mar 18, 2017

    In many ways, the Catholic Church and the Anglican Communion are on closer terms than they have ever been in their history. Despite this relationship, the situation for Anglo-Catholics in the Church of England itself is getting worse: An Anglo-Catholic bishop withdrew his nomination as the Anglican Bishop of Sheffield due to protests over his opposition to the ordination of women.

  • Australian Anglican bishop who testified about child sex abuse quits

    Australian Anglican bishop who testified about child sex abuse quits

    • Mar 17, 2017

    An Australian Anglican bishop announced his resignation Thursday, citing systemic practices in some sections of the church that enabled “horrendous crimes against children.” The bishop, who was sexually molested as a teenager, quit only a day before the royal commission’s final hearing on clerical sex abuse.