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Brazil’s Anglican Church changes its canons to permit same-sex marriage

The General Synod of the Igreja Episcopal Anglicana do Brasil has approved changes to its canons to permit same-sex marriages in churches.

04 June 2018

A new dawn as the Igreja Episcopal Anglicana do Brasil consecrates its first female Bishop

Bishop Marinez Bassotto, the first woman to serve as an Anglican bishop in south America, has been consecrated in Brazil’s Amazon diocese.

27 April 2018

Primate of Brazil calls for men and women to fight together for gender equality

Bishop Francisco, Primate of the Anglican Episcopal Church of Brasil has called on men and women to work together for gender equality.

08 March 2018

Brazil takes “decisive steps towards gender equality” with election of its first female bishop

The Church of Brazil elects its first female bishop, 34 years after it first paved the way for women to serve in all three ministry orders.

24 January 2018

A Christmas Message from Primate Bishop Francisco De Assis Da Silva

A Christmas Message from Primate Bishop Francisco De Assis Da Silva of the Anglican Episcopal Church of Brazil

22 December 2017

Bishops condemn abuse of police power in state-attacks on universities in Brazil

Bishops in Brazil have spoken out against police abuse of power after the Rector of the Federal University of Santa Catarina killed himself.

12 December 2017

Anglicans and other Christian leaders demand action on Climate Change

Anglicans and other Christian leaders calling on governments to implement the promises they made at the 2015 Paris Climate Change talks.

19 October 2017

Vídeo: o arcebispo Francisco de Assis da Silva, do Brasil, esperanças para a reunião dos Primazes 2017

Vídeo: o arcebispo Francisco de Assis da Silva, do Brasil, esperanças para a reunião dos Primazes 2017

O Primado do Brasil, o Arcebispo Francisco de Assis da Silva, esperanças para a reunião dos Primazes de 2 a 6 de outubro e fala da importância de combater o tráfico humano.

28 September 2017

Video: Archbishop Francisco de Assis da Silva of Brazil looks ahead to Primates’ 2017

Video: Archbishop Francisco de Assis da Silva of Brazil looks ahead to Primates’ 2017

Archbishop Francisco de Assis da Silva looks ahead to the 2-6 October Primates' Meeting and speaks of the importance of tackling human trafficking. 

21 September 2017

Primates’ Christmas Message: Bishop Francisco de Assis da Silva

A Christmas message by the Primate of the Igreja Episcopal Anglicana do Brasil (Episcopal Anglican Church of Brazil), Bishop Francisco de Assis da Silva.

22 December 2016

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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.