Anglican Church

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Justin Welby

In Canterbury, England, Justin Welby is enthroned as the new Archbishop of Canterbury and head of the Anglican Church.

Thursday, 21 March, 2013, 2:50am

Priests' plagiarism sees exodus from Anglican church

St John's Cathedral. Photo: Edward Wong

A former parishioner at the Emmanuel Church in Pok Fu Lam, a St John's Cathedral affiliate, said four priests were guilty of using sermons from the internet and preaching them as if they were their own.

24 Feb 2013 - 5:02am 5 comments

First Blue Christmas Service at St John's Cathedral

St John's Cathedral, Central. Photo: Edward Wong

St John's Cathedral is to hold its first Blue Christmas Service this evening for those mourning a loss this festive season.

The cathedral's dean said Christmas could be an emotional time for people who are missing someone.

16 Dec 2012 - 4:40am

New Anglican leader Justin Welby backs women bishops

Justin Welby, the next archbishop of Canterbury. Photo: EPA

The new leader of the world's Anglicans said yesterday he backed women bishops and would examine his thinking on gay marriage, tackling issues that have divided followers across the world.

10 Nov 2012 - 3:44am

Briefs, November 9, 2012

Bachmann watches election results at a hotel. Photo: MCT

President 'a wolf in sheep's clothing'

9 Nov 2012 - 3:27am

Call for strike has few backers

A union's call for teachers to stay away from classes in September as a protest against the national-education curriculum has gained little support from principals and school sponsoring bodies.

31 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Hospital 'promise' denied by church

The Anglican Church yesterday asked the High Court to order a hospital to move off land in Central where it has been for more than 50 years.

13 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Anglican Church in HK has strayed from supporting genuine Christian values

In his Christmas address, Anglican archbishop Paul Kwong berates hawkers operating at Fa Yuen Street for 'selfish' behaviour with regard to their opposition to more stringent regulations on street market operations ('Church leaders hit out at 'selfish' Hong Kong', December 24).

3 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Church files writ to oust HK Central Hospital

The Sheng Kung Hui Foundation has issued a writ to force Hong Kong Central Hospital to move out of Anglican Church property so it can redevelop the prime site in the heart of the city.

29 Apr 2011 - 12:00am