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Anglican Catechism in Outline (ACIO) : A Common Home Between Us

13. July 2008

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The Final Report of the Global South Anglican Theological Formation and Education Task Force presented to the Global South Primates Steering Committee on the Feast of Barnabas the Apostle, 11 June 2008. Download the PDF copy here

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Catechisms: More than Remembering - Kevin Donlan

17. May 2007

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While the church in the West has often stated through resolution that a catechetical imperative for all is a priority, the church in the West has often has failed to fully resonate what the early Christian community had as the benchmark for the nurturing of discipleship. The significance of the principles of formation must reflect...

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Statement from the Global South Anglican Theological Formation and Education Task Force-15 May 07

15. May 2007

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The Global South Anglican Steering Committee has commissioned its Theological Formation and Education Task Force to draft a theological framework of an Anglican Catechism for the worldwide Communion.  The Proposal will be submitted to the Steering Committee for release by June 2008. Members of the Task Force include:  Rev....

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The Compilation of the Catechism (for the Church in China, 1984)

28. March 2007

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CATECHISM - The Compilation of the Catechism Tian Feng No.2, 1984 We praise the Lord that the Catechism compiled by the China Christian Council was published in September, 1983, and has been issued to churches and Christians throughout the country. The book is not very large, but it represents the prayers and united efforts of...

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A 21st Century Anglican Catechism: A Response to the Post-Christian Age - Revd Kevin Francis Donlon

16. January 2007

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by Revd Kevin Francis Donlan Rector, Church of the Resurrection, Tampa, Florida You can also download the paper in PDF format here There is a set of 10 study questions (see the end of this page) to help clergy or groups to reflect on the issues raised in this paper. _________________ If a new mythic consciousness is to undergird...

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Rediscovering the Catechumenate: How to help new converts discover their real Christian Identity

08. October 2006

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  This article was originally   published in the journal Church and Society 8.1 (2005): 1-24.  I thank Dr   Chan for his permission to post this article on the Global South Anglican   website.  I hope it would stimulate discussion on the shape of an Anglican   catechism as the Global South Theological...

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Global South Anglican theological Formation and Education Task Force, Kigali September 2006

23. September 2006

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Preamble The timing of the Task Force is significant, in light of the growth of the Anglican Churches in the Global South (Africa, Asia, Latin America, the Caribbean, and Middle East) and the contemporary crisis in the Anglican Communion. Both contexts demand that theological formation and education be accorded top priority by the...

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Information on the Global South Anglican Theological Formation & Education team

08. September 2006

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Terms of Reference In following through with the direction given in the Third Trumpet Communiqué, #28, the Theological Formation & Education team is formed with the following mandate: 1. Prepare a revised Catechism for training in discipleship 2. Develop a training program for existing Anglican leaders 3....

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