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Anglican primates leave Canterbury “refreshed and renewed” after “best” Primates’ Meeting

The leaders of 33 Anglican provinces are returning to their home churches “refreshed and renewed” after this week’s Primates’ Meeting in Canterbury.

06 October 2017

Global Anglican commission to tackle inter-religious tensions

A new global commission to tackle inter-faith tensions has been launched by the Anglican Communion at the end of its 2017 Primates’ Meeting.

06 October 2017

Middle East primate briefs Anglican primates on reconciliation

Archbishop Suheil Dawani of Jerusalem and the Middle East has briefed his fellow Anglican Primates on his province’s reconciliation ministry.

06 October 2017

Melanesian Anglicans help evacuation of the island of Ambae

The entire population of the Vanuatuan island of Ambae has being evacuated amid fears that the giant Manaro volcano is about to erupt. 

05 October 2017

Anglican primates’ discussions focus on evangelism and discipleship

A discussion by Anglican primates about evangelism and discipleship strategies was so lively, it continued through the lunch break.

04 October 2017

Video: Primates’ Meeting Press Briefing

Video: Primates’ Meeting Press Briefing

The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby briefs journalists on Day Two of the Primates' Meeting in Canterbury.

03 October 2017

Video: Anglican Primates' statement on Las Vegas shooting

Video: Anglican Primates' statement on Las Vegas shooting

The Presiding Bishop of the US-based Episcopal Church, Michael Curry, reads a statement following the shooting in Las Vegas.

03 October 2017

Video: Prayers for victims of Las Vegas shooting

Video: Prayers for victims of Las Vegas shooting

The Presiding Bishop of the US-based Episcopal Church, Michael Curry, reads a statement following the shooting in Las Vegas.

03 October 2017

Video: Primates’ Meeting 2017 Press Conference

Video: Primates’ Meeting 2017 Press Conference

The Archbishops of Canterbury, Kenya and Hong Kong, and the secretary general of the Anglican Communion, at the Primates’ Meeting press conference.

03 October 2017

Scottish Episcopal Church Primus briefs primates on same-sex marriage decision

Anglican primates have discussed the decision by the Scottish Episcopal Church to change their marriage cannon to permit same-sex marriage. 

03 October 2017

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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.