Saturday, May 12, 2012

Saturday News Round-Up

Congregation of The Falls Church must begin again 

Our Anglican church in Virginia, The Falls Church, faces a hard hour this month. A Virginia court has ruled that buildings and funds we believe to be ours actually belong to the Episcopal Church. Our congregation of 4,000 must begin again, finding a new home and place of worship. Read more

California Court Rules in Favor of Episcopal Diocese in Property Dispute 

A California judge has ruled in favor of The Episcopal Church in a years long legal battle over the property of a couple breakaway congregations. Read more

Rennis Ponniah Appointed 9th Anglican Bishop of Singapore 

The Assistant Bishop in the Anglican Church in Singapore, the Right Reverend Rennis Ponniah has been appointed the Ninth Bishop of the Diocese of Singapore, the Archbishop of South East Asia, the Most Revd. Bolly Lapok announced today. Read more

 Province’s three Anglican dioceses could merge into one 

 The Anglican Diocese of Western Newfoundland could become part of a larger provincial diocese if changes to the ecclesiastical province of Canada go ahead. Read more

 Ordinariate Watch: Pope Benedict To Create Australian Ordinariate For Anglicans 

 Pope Benedict XVI will continue the expansion of the new Catholic Church structure created for former Anglicans by launching an ordinariate for Australia on June 15. Read more

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