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Archbishop of Canterbury boosts links to the Commonwealth of Nations

Anglican News - Tue, 17/10/2017 - 02:29

Archbishop Justin Welby has appointed a Special Representative to the Commonwealth – a network of 52 nations – many former British colonies.

Official Anglican – Oriental Orthodox dialogue group to meet in Dublin

Anglican News - Tue, 17/10/2017 - 01:36

Theologians from Anglican and Oriental Orthodox churches will meet in Dublin, Ireland, next week for the next round of official dialogue.

Bishop Nigel Stock named as Chaplain to the 2020 Lambeth Conference

Anglican News - Sat, 14/10/2017 - 01:35

The former Bishop at Lambeth, Nigel Stock, has joined the Lambeth 2020 Design Group as Chaplain to the Lambeth Conference.

God’s Church for God’s World: 2020 Lambeth Conference takes shape

Anglican News - Sat, 14/10/2017 - 01:34

The group tasked with designing the next Lambeth Conference of Anglican bishops has been meeting this week to continue their preparations.

Ambae state of emergency extended as Manaro volcano threat continues

Anglican News - Thu, 12/10/2017 - 22:41

The state of emergency on the evacuated Vanuatuan island of Ambae has been extended for two weeks as the Manaro volcano continues to erupt.

Church called to be “reconciled reconcilers” at launch of international peacemakers movement

Anglican News - Thu, 12/10/2017 - 20:08

Christians should be “reconciled reconcilers”, the Archbishop of Canterbury said as he launched a new “Reconciling Leaders Network”.

Christchurch City Council consults on $10 million cathedral contribution

Anglican News - Wed, 11/10/2017 - 19:47

The City of Christchurch has launched a consultation on how to fund its $10 million share of the re-build costs for the city’s cathedral.

Global Anglican commission to tackle inter-religious tensions

Anglican News - Sat, 07/10/2017 - 03:40

A new global commission to tackle inter-faith tensions has been launched by the Anglican Communion at the end of its 2017 Primates’ Meeting.

Middle East primate briefs Anglican primates on reconciliation

Anglican News - Sat, 07/10/2017 - 02:03

Archbishop Suheil Dawani of Jerusalem and the Middle East has briefed his fellow Anglican Primates on his province’s reconciliation ministry.

Melanesian Anglicans help evacuation of the island of Ambae

Anglican News - Thu, 05/10/2017 - 21:22

The entire population of the Vanuatuan island of Ambae has being evacuated amid fears that the giant Manaro volcano is about to erupt. 

Anglican primates’ discussions focus on evangelism and discipleship

Anglican News - Thu, 05/10/2017 - 03:30

A discussion by Anglican primates about evangelism and discipleship strategies was so lively, it continued through the lunch break.

Video: Primates’ Meeting Press Briefing

Anglican News - Wed, 04/10/2017 - 06:08

The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby briefs journalists on Day Two of the Primates' Meeting in Canterbury.

Video: Anglican Primates' statement on Las Vegas shooting

Anglican News - Wed, 04/10/2017 - 05:58

The Presiding Bishop of the US-based Episcopal Church, Michael Curry, reads a statement following the shooting in Las Vegas.

Video: Primates’ Meeting 2017 Press Conference

Anglican News - Wed, 04/10/2017 - 05:58

The Archbishops of Canterbury, Kenya and Hong Kong, and the secretary general of the Anglican Communion, at the Primates’ Meeting press conference.

Video: Prayers for victims of Las Vegas shooting

Anglican News - Wed, 04/10/2017 - 05:58

The Presiding Bishop of the US-based Episcopal Church, Michael Curry, reads a statement following the shooting in Las Vegas.

Scottish Episcopal Church Primus briefs primates on same-sex marriage decision

Anglican News - Wed, 04/10/2017 - 03:36

Anglican primates have discussed the decision by the Scottish Episcopal Church to change their marriage cannon to permit same-sex marriage. 

Video: Archbishop Thabo Makgoba of the Anglican Church of Southern Africa looks ahead to Primates’ 2017

Anglican News - Sat, 30/09/2017 - 01:06

The Primate of Southern Africa, Archbishop Thabo Makgoba, looks ahead to Primates’ 2017 and the importance of finding a solution to climate change.

Anglican leaders head to the Communion’s “Mother Church” for 2017 Primates’ Meeting

Anglican News - Fri, 29/09/2017 - 19:49

The leaders of most of the 39 provinces of the Anglican Communion have begun arriving in England ahead of next week’s Primates’ Meeting

Vídeo: o arcebispo Francisco de Assis da Silva, do Brasil, esperanças para a reunião dos Primazes 2017

Anglican News - Fri, 29/09/2017 - 00:47

O Primado do Brasil, o Arcebispo Francisco de Assis da Silva, esperanças para a reunião dos Primazes de 2 a 6 de outubro e fala da importância de combater o tráfico humano.