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International Anglican Family Network : Fathers and Families

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/article27549
Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Anglican World
Date
2000 Easter
Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Anglican World
Date
2000 Easter
Issue
97
Page
[23]-[34]
Notes
Issue of IAFN Newsletter included as part of the Anglican World for Easter 2000. An editorial and series of short reports from different agencies and countries about the role of fathers in contemporary families and society. The issue describes "patriarchal societies where the position of the man as the head of the family in `non negotiable'," and Western societies where this is not the pattern. "Articles from Africa and India cite Biblical texts to underline the male head-ship of the family. They go on to reveal both the strengths and the weaknesses of such head-ship: when abused it can make the lives of women and children inescapably miserable. .... Throughout the Anglican Communion there is evidence of the dislocation of rapid change, often in part brought about by economic forces which undermine the role of men for example as `breadwinner' of the family."
Article notes that Canada, which is "the most water-rich nation on the Earth, can supply almost 122,000 cubic metres per person per year". "Even in a temperate climate, human beings require a litre of water each day, or 0.35 cubic meters per year, to sustain life".
Subjects
International Anglican Family Network (IAFN)
Family - Religious aspects - Anglican Communion
Fathers - Religious aspects - Anglican Communion
Patriarchy - Religious aspects - Anglican Communion
Men - Religious aspects - Anglican Communion
Family life education
Parenting - Religious aspects - Anglican Communion
Fathers - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Australia
Fathers - Ghana
Family - Ghana
Fathers - Religious aspects - Church of the Province of West Africa
Fathers - United States
Fathers - Zambia
Fathers - Religious aspects - Church of the Province of Central Africa
Fathers' Union - Church of the Province of Central Africa
Fathers - Nigeria
Fathers - Religious aspects - Church of the Province of Nigeria
Fathers - Canada
Family - Tanzania
Family - India
Fathers - India
Men - Australia
Fathers - Australia
Fathers - Scotland
Fathers - England
Family - Great Britain
Family - Sudan
Fathers - Sudan
Family - Zambia
AIDS (Disease) - Zambia
AIDS (Disease) - Religious aspects - Salvation Army
Family - Kenya
Family - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Kenya
Fathers' Association - Anglican Church of Kenya
Family - Trinidad and Tobago
Family - Religious aspects - Church in the Province of the West Indies
Church in the Province of the West Indies. Diocese of Trinidad and Tobago
Men - Societies and clubs
Family - Religious aspects - Church of England
Fathers - Religious aspects - Church of England
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International Anglican Family Network : Single Parent Families

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/article26571
Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Anglican World
Date
1999 Michaelmas
Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Anglican World
Date
1999 Michaelmas
Issue
95
Page
[23]-[34]
Notes
Issue of IAFN Newsletter included as part of the Anglican World for Michaelmas 1999. A series of 17 short reports from different regions and countries describing the churches' response to the problem of single parent families, teenage pregnancy and poverty. In some cases, as in Sudan, single parent families are usually the result of war or AIDS, and not unplanned pregnancies.
Canadian sections includes two short contributions, one of them by the Rev. Canon Alice Medcof.
Subjects
International Anglican Family Network (IAFN)
Family - Religious aspects - Anglican Communion
Teenage pregnancy - Religious aspects - Anglican Communion
Teenage pregnancy - Ghana
Teenage pregnancy - Religious aspects - Church of the Province of West Africa
Church of the Province of West Africa. Diocese of Cape Coast
Mothers' Union - Church of the Province of West Africa
Family - Ghana
Teenage pregnancy - Tanzania
Teenage pregnancy - Religious aspects - Church of the Province of Tanzania
Family - Tanzania
Family - Religious aspects - Episcopal Church of The Sudan
Family - Sudan
Children - Sudan
Teenage pregnancy - Uganda
Teenage pregnancy - Religious aspects - Church of the Province of Uganda
Family - Uganda
Family - Nigeria
Family - Religious aspects - Church of the Province of Nigeria
Marriage - Religious aspects - Church of the Province of Nigeria
Family - Kenya
Family - Religious aspects - Church of the Province of Kenya
Family - Sierra Leone
Family - Religious aspects - Church of the Province of West Africa
Family - Malawi
Family - Religious aspects - Church of the Province of Central Africa
Marriage - Malawi
Family - South Africa
Family - Religious aspects - Church of the Province of Southern Africa
Family - Australia
Family - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Australia
Mothers' Union - Anglican Church of Australia
Family - New Zealand
Family - Religious aspects - Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia
Family - Great Britain
Family - Religious aspects - Church of England
Family - Religious aspects - Scottish Episcopal Church
Mothers' Union - Scottish Episcopal Church
Family - Canada
Family - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Family - Solomon Islands
Family - Religious aspects - Church of the Province of Melanesia
Family - Costa Rica
Family - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of the Central American Region
Family - India
Family - Religious aspects - Church of South India
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