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ACO

Fresh energy and enthusiam at IRAD talks

Theologians from the Anglican and Reformed/Presbyterian traditions gathered in the South African city of Durban last week for the third International Reformed-Anglican Dialogue (IRAD). 

12 September 2017

ACO Directors update Standing Committee on range of work

Mission; women and gender issues; ecumenical dialogues and the work of the Anglican Alliance topped the agenda earlier this week as the ACC Standing Committee gathered in London.

08 September 2017

Former banker is new ACO finance director

A former investment banker at RBS in London has been appointed Finance and Resources Director of the Anglican Communion. Michaela Southworth succeeds Tim Trimble who stepped down last month.

08 September 2017

Key new role for Stephanie at ACO

Information and Knowledge Manager, Stephanie Taylor, is taking on a new, wider role at the Anglican Communion office as preparations are stepped up for the Primates’ meeting in October.

10 August 2017

New Canons installed in Jerusalem during Anglican pilgrimage to Holy Land

The Archbishop in Jerusalem and the Middle East, Suheil Dawani, has installed four new Canons at St George’s Cathedral in Jerusalem during an international Anglican pilgrimage.

28 June 2017

Director of next Lambeth Conference appointed

The Anglican Communion has announced the appointment of a Chief Executive Officer for the 2020 Lambeth Conference - Phil George, currently Executive Director of  the New Wine network of churches in the UK.

22 June 2017

Anglican Communion announces appointment of a new representative to the UN

The Social and Public Affairs Adviser to the Archbishop of Canterbury has been appointed as the new Anglican Communion representative to the United Nations in Geneva. Jack Palmer-White has worked at Lambeth Palace since 2012, initially as parliamentary assistant and then as a policy adviser focusing on marriage and family life, before taking up his current role two years ago.

20 June 2017

Task group developing deeper links and wider understanding

The Task Group set up by last year’s Primates’ gathering and meeting has been meeting in London this week with the emphasis on understanding diversity within the Anglican Communion – and recognising the many areas of unity.

21 April 2017

Anglican Communion Office appoints its first Chief Operating Officer

In a newly-created role, the Anglican Communion Office in London has appointed a Chief Operating Officer, David White - a senior manager with a wealth of experience leading UK and international charities.

24 February 2017

No easy solution to same-sex marriage issue, secretary general tells C of E Synod

Resolving issues around human sexuality within the Anglican Communion is like threading a needle – and there is no one solution in sight at present, the secretary general of the Communion has told the Church of England Synod.

16 February 2017

Multimedia

Break the silence, lift the shame, shift the blame

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.