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Aboriginal Anglicans begin steps toward a self-governing church

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Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Ministry Mailer
Date
1994 August
Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Ministry Mailer
Date
1994 August
Issue
3
Page
14
Notes
A consultation of 20 Aboriginal Anglican leaders met in Winnipeg, Man., from 23-26 April 1994. "The group, which included members of the church's Council for Native Ministries and Aboriginal members of other national committees, presented a statement to the church's national executive council in May [1994]. The statement invites the Anglican Church 'to covenant with us, the indigenous Anglicans of Canada, in our vision of a new and enriched journey'. 'We were elated by how clearly we all felt led to this unanimous vision', said Donna Bomberry, chair of the Council for Native Ministries. .... 'We feel like new missionaries', said the Rev. Arthur Anderson, an Aboriginal member of the national executive council. 'We are bringing a proposal to our church for a new spiritual relationship between ourselves and non-native Anglicans'". "Aboriginal people are estimated to make up about 4 percent of Canadian Anglicans. There are approximately 210 Aboriginal congregations, 70 Aboriginal clergy, and two suffragan bishops".
The text of "A New Covenant": "We representatives of the indigenous people of the Anglican Church of Canada, meeting in Winnipeg from the 23 to 26 April, 1994, pledge ourselves to this covenant for the sake of our people and in trust of our Lord and saviour, Jesus Christ: Under the guidance of God's spirit we agree to do all we can to call our people into unity in a new, self-determining community with the Anglican Church of Canada. To this end, we extend the hand of partnership to all those who will help us build a truly Anglican Indigenous Church of Canada. May God bless this new vision and give us grace to accomplish it. Amen".
Subjects
Native peoples - Canada - Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican Church of Canada. National Executive Council
Anglican Church of Canada - Structure
Anglican Church of Canada. Council for Native Ministries
Bomberry, Donna
Anderson, Arthur (Arthur Merrill), 1937-
A New Covenant
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Author
Thrall, James
Rosenthal, James M. (James Milton), 1951-
Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Anglican World
Date
1993 Lent - Easter
Author
Thrall, James
Rosenthal, James M. (James Milton), 1951-
Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Anglican World
Date
1993 Lent - Easter
Issue
70
Page
10-11
Notes
"As late as the 1988 Lambeth Conference, bishops from Africa were denying that there was a disease called AIDS". The situation has changed now and the Cape Town joint meeting passed a resolution "that calls for a universal response to AIDS". Several African churches, including those of Uganda and Tanzania have developed AIDS education and prevention programs.
Subjects
AIDS (Disease) - Religious aspects - Anglican Communion
AIDS (Disease) - Religious aspects - Church of the Province of Uganda
AIDS (Disease) - Religious aspects - Church of the Province of Tanzania
AIDS (Disease) - Religious aspects - Episcopal Church
AIDS (Disease) - Africa
AIDS (Disease) - Uganda
Okoth, Yona, 1927-2001
Mwaigoga, Charles
Church work with AIDS patients - Anglican Communion
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AIDS envoy challenges delegates

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Author
Sison, Marites N.
Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Anglican Journal
Date
2004 June - July
Author
Sison, Marites N.
Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Anglican Journal
Date
2004 June - July
Volume
130
Issue
6
Page
13
Notes
A highlight for many at General Synod was the powerfully moving presentation given by Stephen Lewis about the devastation of AIDS.
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod (37th : 2004 : St. Catharines, Ont.)
AIDS (Disease) - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
AIDS (Disease) - Africa
Lewis, Stephen (Stephen Henry), 1937-
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AIDS gathering ends churches' silence

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Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Anglican Journal
Date
2001 October
Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Anglican Journal
Date
2001 October
Volume
127
Issue
8
Page
3
Notes
A conference held in South Africa last summer has forever wiped out the Anglican Church's silence and denial surrounding AIDS.
Father Gideon Byamugisha spoke here and to the Primates at Kanuga.
Subjects
AIDS (Disease) - Africa
AIDS (Disease) - Religious aspects - Anglican Communion
Ndungane, W.H. Njongonkulu (Winston Hugh Njongonkulu), 1941-
Ignatieff, Andrew
Anglican Church of Canada. Primate's World Relief and Development Fund (PWRDF)
Byamugisha, Gideon B., 1959-
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Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Anglican Journal
Date
2003 March
Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Anglican Journal
Date
2003 March
Volume
129
Issue
3
Page
14
Notes
Very brief mention of Harold Percy's trip with World Vision to Africa.
Subjects
AIDS (Disease) - Africa
Percy, Harold (Harold John), 1942-
World Vision Canada
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AIDS in Africa: a front-line report

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Author
Shorter, Aylward, 1932-
Journal
Tablet
Date
1997 November 15
Author
Shorter, Aylward, 1932-
Journal
Tablet
Date
1997 November 15
Volume
251
Issue
8206
Page
1460-1461
Notes
East Africa has been devastated by the AIDS epidemic. This is an account of the situation in Kenya.
Subjects
AIDS (Disease) - Africa
AIDS (Disease) - Kenya
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Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Anglican Journal
Date
1994 February
Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Anglican Journal
Date
1994 February
Volume
120
Issue
2
Page
4
Notes
Luc Montagnier, one of the discoverers of the AIDS virus, has urged the Roman Catholic church to relax its ban on contraception. The French professor gave a Vatican conference on the child a moving description of the inroads of the disease among children in Uganda.
Subjects
AIDS (Disease) - Africa
AIDS (Disease) - Religious aspects - Catholic Church
AIDS (Disease) in children - Uganda
Montagnier, Luc
Birth control - Religious aspects - Catholic Church
Contraception - Religious aspects - Catholic Church
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AIDS, Poverty and Women

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Author
Bastos, Zaida
Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Ministry Matters
Date
2006 Spring
Author
Bastos, Zaida
Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Ministry Matters
Date
2006 Spring
Volume
13
Issue
2
Page
12-14
Notes
"HIV kills proportionally more men, women and children who are poor. The overwhelming majority of people with HIV, some 95 per cent of the global total, live in the developing world." "But the dour reality of AIDS in Africa is that it is intrinsically linked to poverty and in Africa, women are the poorest of the poor. All statistics agree: women are the group most affected by AIDS in Africa ... As well as poverty, their vulnerability to HIV infection is related to biological differences, the sexual behaviour of their partners, the exercise of power, social attitudes, and pressures in a context where poverty has a feminine face." "An important facet of AIDS in Africa is that women and girls are the primary caregivers for those suffering from AIDS". "With the economic fabric of Sub-Saharan Africa rapidly disintegrating due to the impact of AIDS, people are pushed towards riskier behaviour. Young girls with neither skills nor education step into the roles of their sick or dying mothers and look for ways of providing for families for whom they have become the sole breadwinners. .... The situation forces them into precarious lifestyles, often involving the sex trade. In such a context, they have little ground to negotiate for safer sexual practices."
Subjects
AIDS (Disease) - Statistics
AIDS (Disease) - Africa
AIDS (Disease) in women
Women - Africa
Women and poverty
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Anglican Communion News Service : Anglican AIDS Initiative Statement : Archbishop Njongonkulu Ndungane. 11 April 2001

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Author
Ndungane, W.H. Njongonkulu (Winston Hugh Njongonkulu), 1941-
Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Anglican World
Date
2001 Trinity
Author
Ndungane, W.H. Njongonkulu (Winston Hugh Njongonkulu), 1941-
Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Anglican World
Date
2001 Trinity
Issue
102
Page
37
Notes
Archbishop Ndungane was commissioned at the recent Primates' Meeting to facilitate a workshop on AIDS "in order that a strategic plan for sub-Saharan Africa may be developed". The Primates Meeting resolved "that the church's first priority is to adopt a holistic and effective approach to HIV/AIDS". This statement announces that the workshop will take place in Gauteng, South Africa, 13-16 August 2001 and outlines the eight objectives in developing an integrated strategic plan.
Subjects
Anglican Communion. Primates Meeting (11th : 2001 : Kanuga, N.C.)
AIDS (Disease) - Religious aspects - Anglican Communion
AIDS (Disease) - Africa
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Anglicans reach out to people living with HIV/AIDS

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Author
Paukov, Henrieta
Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Anglican World
Date
2006 Michaelmas
Author
Paukov, Henrieta
Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Anglican World
Date
2006 Michaelmas
Issue
123
Page
8-9
Notes
Article describes a number of AIDS related outreach projects operated within the diocese of Toronto for local populations and overseas in Africa. Includes the story of the Rev. Doug Willoughby, an Anglican priest who is himself HIV-positive and the diocese's involvement in the Philip Aziz Centre, a non-profit home hospice for people living with AIDS. Describes the work of The Teresa Group, founded by Penelope Holeton, an Anglican lay woman, to help children in Toronto living with AIDS, and also the fundraising work of St. Clement's, Eglinton, which has contributed to the work of the Stephen Lewis Foundation and which in August 2006 "held a reception for grandmothers from Kenya who [were] in Toronto for the International AIDS Conference and the Stephen Lewis Foundation's Grandmothers' Gathering".
Subjects
AIDS (Disease) - Canada
AIDS (Disease) - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Church work with AIDS patients - Anglican Church of Canada
Philip Aziz Centre (Toronto, Ont.)
Hospices (Terminal care) - Canada
Hospitality - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican Church of Canada. Diocese of Toronto
Willoughby, Doug
Graydon, Douglas (Douglas Norman)
Holeton, Penelope (Penelope Margaret Rathbone), 1941-2015
Teresa Group
AIDS (Disease) - Africa
Medcof, Alice (M. Alice), 1935-
Stephen Lewis Foundation
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