The state parliament of New South Wales has rejected a bill to legalise euthanasia; while a debate in Victoria was adjourned until Tuesday.
Churches across Fiji will observe “Break the Silence Sunday” this weekend, as part of a campaign to halt the epidemic of violence against women.
The World Council of Churches will hold an online seminar next Monday – World Children’s Day – on the global campaign for birth registration.
Work has begun to make the Churches of the Anglican Communion safe places for children, young people and vulnerable adults.
Australia’s Parliament has begun the process of legalising same-sex marriage after a resounding “yes” to the proposal in a plebiscite.
Many churches recognise Freedom Sunday on 2 December as part of increased efforts to tackle human trafficking and modern slavery.
The Bishop of Waikato in New Zealand is to return to her roots after being named as the new Bishop of Ripon in the C of E’s Diocese of Leeds.
A society which supports the work of the Anglican Communion is creating a $10 million investment fund to further aid the Communion’s work.
The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby is joining Anglicans from around the world in urging world leaders to take action on climate change.
The Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia is celebrating the 40th anniversary of the first ordination of women in the Province.