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Millions of Christians around the world pray for South Sudan & Democratic Republic of Congo

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 00:59

Christians across the world from many denominations are praying today for peace in South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Archbishop of Canterbury joins Pope Francis’ call for prayer and fasting for South Sudan and DRC

Thu, 22/02/2018 - 21:45

Archbishop Justin Welby is backing Pope Francis’ call for tomorrow to be set aside as a day of prayer and fasting for South Sudan & Congo.

More tributes follow death of US evangelist Billy Graham

Thu, 22/02/2018 - 21:16

Anglican leaders have continued to pay tribute to evangelist Billy Graham, who died yesterday at his North Carolina home, aged 99.

World Council of Churches joins calls for day of prayer and fasting for Congo and South Sudan

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 22:42

The General Secretary of the WCC has echoed calls for this coming Friday to be set aside as a day of prayer and fasting for peace.

Worldwide response to Pope’s call to prayer and fasting for South Sudan and DRC

Mon, 19/02/2018 - 22:04

Anglican provinces around the world have responded positively to Pope Francis’ call for an ecumenical day of prayer and fasting for peace.

New Anglican Inter Faith Commission begins work with meeting in Cairo

Fri, 16/02/2018 - 23:00

Members of the Anglican Communion’s new Inter Faith Commission will gather for their first meeting next week, in Cairo, Egypt.

Young Polynesian Anglicans put disaster training into action as Cyclone Gita his Tonga

Fri, 16/02/2018 - 01:45

As Cyclone Gita headed towards Tonga, a group of young Anglicans gathered at their Church in Nuku’alofa to prepare their response.

The official name for Pancake Day is Shrove Tuesday. But what is it?

Tue, 13/02/2018 - 23:39

Celebrated the day before Ash Wednesday, Shrove Tuesday (also called “Pancake Day”) is the final day before the 40-day period of Lent.

Archbishop condemns child “witchcraft” murders as “child abuse in its worst form”

Tue, 13/02/2018 - 21:52

The Archbishop of Papua New Guinea, Allan Migi, has spoken out against the increasing number of attacks and murders of alleged witches.

Anglican leaders echo Pope Francis’ call for day of prayer and fasting for peace

Fri, 09/02/2018 - 01:07

Anglican leaders have endorsed Pope Francis’ call for an ecumenical day of prayer and fasting peace in Congo and South Sudan.

Newly appointed Anglican bishops attend induction week at Canterbury Cathedral

Tue, 06/02/2018 - 19:53

A group of 33 recently appointed bishops are spending a week at the Anglican Communion’s mother church as part of a global induction.

Lent Resources: Anglican Board of Mission invites you to “Hear the Stories”

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 00:58

The world mission arm of the Anglican Church of Australia has produced a Lent study guide to help people explore the UN’s SDGs.

Anglican Alliance launches global focus on anti-slavery initiatives in Freedom Year

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 00:40

The Anglican Alliance has launched a year-long focus on initiatives tackling modern slavery and human trafficking across the Communion.

Bishop launches tv commercial in support of exiled South Sudanese school students

Thu, 01/02/2018 - 00:26

The Assistant Bishop of Melbourne has produced a tv commercial urging people to give South Sudanese exiles a “safe start” to the school year.

“Thy Kingdom Come” – Christians around the world invited to pray for evangelism

Thu, 25/01/2018 - 22:18

Tens of thousands of Christians from around the world are expected to take part once again in a global wave of prayer for evangelism.

Sexuality working group recommends services of blessing without changing formularies

Tue, 23/01/2018 - 02:41

The Synod of the Anglican Church in New Zealand will consider blessing same-sex relationships without changing its teaching on marriage.

Threat of nuclear war “is a sin”, World Council of Churches’ chief tells economic leaders

Tue, 23/01/2018 - 00:13

The Revd Dr Olav Fykse Tveit will take an anti-nuclear message with him when he travels to the World Economic Forum in Davos tomorrow.

Melbourne bishop defends “fine” South Sudanese over “African-gangs media-frenzy”

Thu, 18/01/2018 - 20:20

Bishop Philip Huggins says the church should do more to support the South Sudanese migrant and refugee community in Victoria state.

Lambeth Palace event to showcase Anglican primates’ views on the environment

Thu, 18/01/2018 - 01:28

Lambeth Palace will host an event during the Season of Creation in the Autumn showcasing Anglican primates’ views on the environment.

Two years after Cyclone Winston, Maniava’s re-built church is consecrated

Mon, 08/01/2018 - 23:08

Archbishop Winston Halapua consecrates a church and blesses 14 new homes and a school dormitory in the Fijian village of Maniava.