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Uganda’s President pledges to rebuild Anglican Martyrs shrine in Namugongo

The President of Uganda, Yoweri Museveni, has pledged government funds to help re-build the Anglican Martyrs Shrine at Namugongo.

04 June 2018

Uganda holds ceremonies at Namugongo to honour its martyrs

Thousands of Christians are arriving at the Anglican and Roman Catholic shrines in Namugongo to commemorate the Ugandan Martyrs.

01 June 2018

South Sudan’s opposition groups pull out of Addis Ababa peace talks

The opposition groups in South Sudan’s civil war have rejected a draft compromise agreement and pulled out of peace talks in Ethiopia.

24 May 2018

Christians around the world gather in prayer on final weekend of Thy Kingdom Come

The third Thy Kingdom Come global wave of prayer has come to an end with thousands of Christians gathering for prayer and worship.

23 May 2018

Archbishop welcomes ceasefire agreement as South Sudan peace talks continue

The Anglican Archbishop of South Sudan has led five days of mediated peace talks between the warring parties in South Sudan.

23 May 2018

“I will be Maimbo” – new Primate of Tanzania honours past as he ushers in new era

The new Primate of Tanzania, Archbishop Maimbo Mndolwa, was enthroned at the Cathedral of the Holy Spirit in Dodoma on Sunday.

21 May 2018

Anglican Alliance stands ready to assist after Ebola outbreak confirmed in DRC

The World Health Organisation has expressed concern after 44 Ebola virus cases were reported in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

18 May 2018

Anglican Church of Burundi helps improve rice growing techniques

Anglican Church of Burundi is helping train farmers to improve rice yields as part of efforts to combat food insecurity in the country.

15 May 2018

Archbishop of Canterbury briefed on “heartbreaking” situation in South Sudan

A delegation of former ministers from South Sudan has Archbishop Justin about the growing humanitarian crisis in their country.

14 May 2018

African Anglican leaders look at engaging with politicians to make society better

Senior Anglican leaders in Africa are considering how the Church should engage more with politicians on the continent to improve society.

14 May 2018

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Anglican Communion primates address Church of England’s General Synod

Features 

Countdown to Lambeth 2020

Archbishops from around the Communion have been speaking to ACNS about looking forward to the Lambeth Conference in 2020 as planning for the event gathers momentum and giving their views on the importance of the Anglican Communion.

Easter messages from Anglican Primates

A collection of Easter Messages issued by Primates of the Provinces of the Anglican Communion.