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Joining together in Latin America to combat modern slavery and human trafficking

The Anglican Alliance and Salvation Army convened a Latin-American workshop on human trafficking in Brasilia last week.

12 December 2017

Archbishop calls for tolerance, harmony and mutual respect in the Holy City of Jerusalem

The Anglican Archbishop in Jerusalem, Suheil Dawani, has called for tolerance, harmony and mutual respect for all in the Holy City of Jerusalem.

11 December 2017

Medieval register of 14th Century Bishop of Ossory made available online

The episcopal register of the 14th century Bishop of Ossory, in Ireland, Richard Ledred, has been digitised and made available online.

08 December 2017

CMS Latin America Mission Director, Bishop Henry Scriven, to retire on New Year’s Eve

Bishop Henry Scriven, the Mission Director for Latin America at the Anglican mission agency CMS, will retire at the end of December.

07 December 2017

Church leaders criticise President Trump over recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

The announcement by US President Donald Trump on the status of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital has been criticised by church leaders.

07 December 2017

Inspirational videos on offer in Scottish Episcopal Church’s digital Advent Calendar

The Scottish Episcopal Church has created a digital Advent Calendar, offering a different video each day in the run-up to Christmas./p>

06 December 2017

Delight as “Chennai Six” set to return home after four years in captivity

The Anglican agency Mission to Seafarers has spoken of its delight at the acquittal of 35 sailors held in captivity in India on weapons charges.

06 December 2017

New Prior announced as Community of St Anselm opens applications for 2018

The Revd Dr Rosalyn Murphy will become Prior of the monastic community for young people based at Lambeth Palace, from April 2018.

04 December 2017

Paper-based social-media campaign links Anglicans against gender-based violence

Anglicans worldwide are using a simple paper-based social-media campaign to mark 16-Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence.

04 December 2017

Churches challenged to “rehabilitate and refresh” how they explain the Gospel

Archbishop John Davies used his enthronement service on Saturday to warn that churches are “not always seen for the good we do.”

04 December 2017

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“Thy Kingdom Come” in southern Africa

Features 

The Primates’ Meeting 2017: in-depth coverage

Follow ACNS’ in-depth coverage of the 2-6 October Primates’ Meeting, in Canterbury Cathedral, England, the mother church of the Anglican Communion.

Celebrations as Sudan becomes Anglican Communion’s 39th province

All Saints Cathedral in Khartoum was the setting for joyous celebrations as Sudan became the newest province of the Anglican Communion.