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This page last updated 24 October 1999
Anglicans Online last updated 24 October 1999

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Week of 24 October 1999

Australia and New Zealand
Victoria: Burwood, St Faith (Melbourne) -- http://stfaiths-burwood.org.au/

Canada
New Brunswick: New Denmark, Anglican Parish of Denmark (Fredericton) -- http://netministries.org/see/churches.exe/ch11211

Church history
'Surveys of Historical Manuscripts in the United Kingdom: Ecclesiastical and Religious': A roster of the primary surveys of manuscript collections, an invaluable resource for UK church history. -- http://www.hmc.gov.uk/pubs/surveys3rd.htm#church

Events
London, England: 3 November 1999
'2,000 Years since Jesus Wasn't Born': A public debate at the Darwin Lecture Theatre, University College, Gower Street, London, Wednesday, 3 November 1999 at 7pm. With Timothy Freke and Peter Gandy, 'authors of the controversial UK bestseller The Jesus Mysteries: Was the Original Jesus a Pagan God? and guest speakers Professors George Wells of University College and Birkbeckand Alvar Ellegard of the University of Goteborg, Sweden'. The debate to be chaired by Roger Bolton of Channel 4 'Right to Reply' and BBC Radio 4 'The Sunday Programme'. Tickets 1.50 available on the door or from Waterstones, 82 Gower Street.

News Centre
U.S. news magazine studies the Bible. More about British bishops' budgets. The ABC seeks a spin doctor. The Diocese of Sydney might let women preside over eucharists without the bother of ordaining them. A new bishop for Atlanta. A new web site for the Indy. Alien bishops tour the USA (look the word up in your dictionary). The Vatican may apologise to Martin Luther. Bishop Swing visits England. Benefactors withdraw funds from English charity. The ABC speaks to the House of Lords. We finally locate the place in the ChurchofEnglandNewspaper's web site where they keep all the news (hint: scroll way, way, down, and try to read the letters on the third blue blob from the left). All this, and more, in the News Centre.

Not in the Communion
The Holy Catholic and Orthodox Church: 'An independent catholic denomination that ordains both men and women; we have Catholic, Orthodox, and Anglican styles of worship'. -- http://world.conk.com/world/hcoc/

Odds and Ends
Photographs of churches in America, with a humorous slant. -- http://www.efn.org/~hkrieger/chap1.htm

Theological resources
Did Christ rule out women priests?: An interesting essay by a Roman Catholic theologian, John Wijngaards. His last pargraph begins with these words: 'I took up the study of women and the priesthood in 1975 almost by accident. Then, when Rome issued its declaration I felt it to be my duty as a theologian to challenge it, for the sake of truth'. -- http://homepages.iol.ie/~duacon/wompr.htm

Priests for Life: A 'pro-life' web site under the auspices of the Roman Catholic Church, which 'provides disciples of Christ in all denominations with some of the latest information they need to effectively deal with the issues of abortion and euthanasia'. -- http://www.priestsforlife.org

UK, Ireland, Scotland, and Europe
English parishes
Southborough, near Tunbridge Wells: St Thomas (Rochester) -- http://www.st-thomas.co.uk/

Resources
Reform Ireland: A group of Evangelical Christians in the Church of Ireland who have formed an organisation which 'seeks to be a prophetic voice in the Church of Ireland to call it to remain true to its Reformed and Protestant basis and to be obedient to God's Word in its public witness'.-- http://www.reform-ireland.org.uk

USA
New York: Lakeland, Episcopal Church of the Holy Communion (Western New York) -- http://www.forministry.com/church/home.asp?SiteId=14085COTHC

North Carolina: Sylva, St John -- http://www.main.nc.us/stjohns/

Schools
California: San Francisco, Cathedral School for Boys, 'on the close of Grace Cathedral, San Francisco. The school was founded 40 years ago to provide boy choristers for the cathedral'.-- http://csb.pvt.k12.ca.us/


Week of 17 October 1999

Australia and New Zealand
Parishes
New South Wales: Melton, Christ Church (Melbourne) -- http://www.business.vu.edu.au/ccm

Schools
Australian College of Theology: Established in 1891 by the General Synod of the Anglican Church the College is 'primarily an examining, not a teaching body. Courses range from certificate to doctoral level. Moore Theological College is one of more than 25 colleges accredited by the ACT'. -- http://www.act.org.au

New South Wales, Moss Vale: Tudor House -- http://www.tudorhouse.nsw.edu.au/

Biblical Study and Criticism
Resources in French
Annuaire de la Francophonie Religieuse et Spirituelle: 2927 liens francophones religieux et spirituels. -- http://annuaire-frs.com/

Annuaire de Liens, from the web site L'Edit de Nantes: 'Protestantisme en francophonie - 331 sites en collaboration avec Entraide-Réseau'. -- http://edit-de-nantes.simplenet.com/liens/introduc.htm

Léviatan.net, le répertoire chrétien: We pass on this comment about the site from an AO friend: 'A fairly comprehensive list of references on churches, biblical and spiritual matters. The list is great, but the classification is such that some items are not always listed where I think they ought to go'.-- http://francais.leviatan.net/

Books
Dixon Studio Bookstore, specialising in religious art and architecture, which the owners hope will 'inspire and guide pastors, lay leaders, architects, and artists involved in church building or renovation projects'. -- http://www.dixonbooks.com/

Canada
Manitoba: East St Paul, St Catherine (Rupertsland) -- http://www.homestead.com/stcatherine/

Events
London, England: 3 November 1999
'2,000 Years since Jesus Wasn't Born' A public debate at The Darwin Lecture Theatre, University College, Gower Street, London, Wednesday, 3 November 1999 at 7 pm. With Timothy Freke and Peter Gandy, 'authors of the controversial UK bestseller The Jesus Mysteries: Was the 'Original Jesus'a Pagan God? and guest speakers Professors George Wells of University College and Birkbeckand Alvar Ellegard of the University of Goteborg, Sweden'. The debate to be chaired by Roger Bolton of Channel 4 'Right to Reply' and BBC Radio 4 'The Sunday Programme'. Tickets 1.50 available on the door or from Waterstones 82 Gower Street.

Theological resources
The Church of England's new marriage booklet. -- http://cofe.anglican.org/view/social.html#MARRIAGE

News Centre
The last bishop appointed directly by a Prime Minister. The Vatican is giving up on Latin. Anglican service for train wreck victims. Australian Archbishop says the Internet is a bad thing. Alexander Solzenhitsyn talks and the Church of England Newspaper listens. Many Australians unhappy with a comment in last week's News Centre. Queen Gertrude reviews a play with a single sentence. England to license evangelists. A Nigerian general and his two wives enjoy a celebration at the Anglican Church in Odogbulu. Desmond Tutu interviewed. All this, and more, in the News Centre.

UK, Ireland, Scotland, and Europe
English parishes
Birkenhead: Christ Church (Chester) -- http://christchurch.birkenhead.net/

Resources
The Assemblies Website: 'Materials for primary schools ... designed to help teachers and others who have to lead assemblies by providing ideas, outlines and best practice guidance to deliver the Christian worship in schools required by the UK Education Act of 1988. -- http://www.assemblies.org.uk/

The Church of England's new marriage booklet. -- http://cofe.anglican.org/view/social.html#MARRIAGE

Royal Association in Aid of Deaf People (Chaplaincy): 'RAD chaplains, based in the dioceses of London, Southwark, Chelmsford, Guildford and Rochester, [provide] comprehensive and caring ministry for Deaf and deafblind people. Normal services are conducted in sign language, and Deaf congregations take an active and responsive part.-- http://www.royaldeaf.org.uk/royaldeaf/abchap.htm

Events
Cleaford Puppet and Visuals Workshops, 'fun, light, informal morning workshop on the use of puppets and a range of other visual materials in all-age worship, Sunday school, school assemblies, holiday clubs, etc'. No charge, but they'd like an email to know you're coming. Details at the site. -- http://www.cleaford.co.uk/workshop.htm

USA
Massachusetts (All in the Diocese of Massachusetts)
Acton, Church of the Good Shepherd -- http://www.ultranet.com/~goodshep/
Amesbury, St James -- http://www.tiac.net/users/mshirley/
Cambridge, Christ Church, Cambridge -- http://www.cccambridge.org
Concord, Trinity -- http://www.ultranet.com/~trinity/
Fall River, St Mark -- http://www.hows.net/02723smec
Hopkinton, St Paul -- http://www.ultranet.com/~stpaul
Lincoln, St Anne's in the Fields -- http://www.st-annes-itf.org/
Marion, St Gabriel -- http://www.ultranet.com/~stgabrie/
Medway, Christ Church -- http://members.xoom.com/ChristMedway
Methuen, St Andrew -- http://www.controlc.com/stindex.htm
Middleborough, Church of Our Saviour -- http://www.ultranet.com/~cose/
Milton, St Michael -- http://stmichaelsmilton.org/
New Bedford, Grace Church -- http://home.ici.net/~graceeps
Newton, Grace Church -- http://www.ultranet.com/~grace-ch/
Newton (Auburndale), Parish of the Messiah -- http://www.messiahparish.org/
Somerville, Christ Church -- http://www.townonline.koz.com/visit/christchurch
Stoneham, All Saints -- http://hometown.aol.com/ascstonehm/myhomepage/index.html
Sudbury, St Elizabeth -- http://www.st-elizabeths.org/
Wayland, Church of the Holy Spirit -- http://www.ultranet.com/~holyspir/
Wrentham, Trinity -- http://www.ultranet.com/~trinity1

Virginia (All in the Diocese of Virginia)
Aldie, Church of Our Redeemer -- http://www.aldiechurch.com
Alexandria, Church of St Clement -- http://www.saintclement.org/
Bailey's Crossroads, St Paul -- http://www.us.net/edov/8/stpauls/
Chantilly, Christ the Redeemer -- http://www.connectwithctr.com/
Colonial Beach, St Mary -- http://www.us.net/edov/1/stmarys/
Culpeper, St Stephen -- http://www.us.net/edov/1/culpeper/
Fairfax, Truro Episcopal Church -- http://www.truro.org
Lancaster, St Mary's Whitechapel -- http://www.us.net/edov/2/stmarys-whitechapel/
Varina, Varina Episcopal Church -- http://www.conquestcd.org/varina.htm

Washington: Bellevue, Resurrection (Olympia) -- http://www.integrityol.com/resurrection/


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