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Diocese of Tasmania to sell churches to fund redress to victims of abuse

The Bishop of Tasmania has published a list of 78 parish and diocesan properties that could be sold to fund redress to victims of abuse.

30 May 2018

Sea of Hands art piece promotes Reconciliation Week at Australia’s Newcastle Cathedral

The social care charity Samaritans is staging an art exhibition at Christ Church Cathedral in Newcastle to promote indigenous Reconciliation.

29 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

Anglican Church of Melanesia launches Decade of Evangelism and Renewal with crusade

Anglicans in Melanesia should “arise and shine for Jesus Christ,” the Province said as it launched a Decade of Evangelism and Renewal.

22 May 2018

Church could appoint Climate Commissioner after Synod motion

The Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand & Polynesia is set to appoint a Climate Commissioner as it continues to fight climate change.

18 May 2018

Six Anglican churches in Christchurch shortlisted for post-earthquake heritage awards

More than half the finalists in an award for earthquake-related preservation of heritage buildings in Christchurch are Anglican churches.

16 May 2018

Australian and Irish bishops issue separate statements on same-sex relationships

Australian bishops respond to legalisation of same-sex marriage; Irish bishops say there is “little appetite” for more discussions on sexuality.

15 May 2018

Anglican Church in New Zealand opens the door to blessing same-sex relationships

The Anglican Church of Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia has agreed to allow churches in New Zealand to bless same sex relationships.

09 May 2018

Global Christian Forum urges Christians to take up the challenge of “Mutual Love”

A significant ecumenical gathering has called on Christians around the world to take up together the challenges of peace, unity and discipleship.

08 May 2018

Message to the Churches from the Third Global Gathering of Global Christian Forum, Bogota, Colombia

The text of a Message to the Churches from participants of the Third Global Gathering of Global Christian Forum in Bogota, Colombia.

08 May 2018

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Archbishop Masimango Katanda previews Lambeth Conference 2020

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.