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Archbishop of Canterbury: The Anglican Communion is in a better place than it was five years ago

In an interview with the Church Times, Archbishop Justin says the Anglican Communion is in “a better place” than it was five years ago.

16 February 2018

Mission agency reveals “four key myths” that stop Christians getting involved in mission

A “myth-busting” Bible study has been published by CMS in response to a survey showing why Christians don't get involved in mission.

16 February 2018

New Anglican Inter Faith Commission begins work with meeting in Cairo

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

16 February 2018

New municipal tax measures “threaten churches’ ministry in Jerusalem”, leaders say

Education and health ministries provided by the diocese of Jerusalem could be at risk if the Municipality goes ahead with new taxes.

15 February 2018

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

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

13 February 2018

Lent Resources: Church of Ireland reflections focus on Anglican Communion’s Five Marks of Mission

A series of Lenten studies from the Biblical Association for the Church of Ireland fosters a biblical approach to the Five Marks of Mission.

13 February 2018

C of E Synod endorses Anglican Communion links as central to mission and discipleship

Anglican primates from Pakistan, Southern Africa, and Polynesia received a standing ovation at the Church of England’s General Synod.

09 February 2018

Justin Welby calls for greater Anglican Communion involvement in selection of Archbishops of Canterbury

Anglican Communion Primates should have a greater say in the appointments of future Archbishops of Canterbury, Abp Welby said today.

08 February 2018

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

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

08 February 2018

Church of England debates “reconciliation of presbyteral ministries” with Methodist Church

The C of E’s General Synod will debate proposals to “enable an interchange of presbyteral ministries” with the Methodist Church tomorrow.

08 February 2018

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Why the US-based Episcopal Church needs world Anglicanism

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Lent Resources from around the Anglican Communion

A collection of resources for Lent from the provinces, networks and agencies of the Anglican Communion and partner organisations.

Bishop of Maridi elected to lead the Province of the Episcopal Church of South Sudan

Bishop Justin Badi Arama has been elected as the new Primate of the Church of South Sudan, to succeed Archbishop Daniel Deng Bul.