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Former Church of Pakistan Moderator, Bishop John Victor Samuel, dies

The death has been announced of the former Moderator of the united Church of Pakistan, leading ecumenist Bishop John Victor Samuel.

30 August 2018

Head of one of the oldest Anglican mission agencies, CMS, to be next Bishop of Truro

The Executive Leader of the Church Mission Society, Canon Philip Mounstephen, will become the Church of England's next Bishop of Truro.

30 August 2018

Allegations of irregularities in Haitian episcopal election are “credible”, ecclesiastical court finds

An ecclesiastical court has found that allegations of irregularities in the election of a coadjutor bishop for the Diocese of Haiti are “credible”.

28 August 2018

Archbishop Winston Halapua begins retirement tour across Diocese of Polynesia

Archbishop Winston Halapua, a Primate of the Church of Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia, prepares for his retirement in August.

18 July 2018

UPDATED: New bishops consecrated for new dioceses in a potential new Anglican Communion province

Two new bishops have been consecrated for the Diocese of Chile as part of plans for it to become the 40th Province of the Anglican Communion.

16 July 2018

Bishops act following “dramatic and profoundly uncomfortable” #MeToo listening exercise

Bishops in the US-based Episcopal Church commit to seeking change after hearing personal stories of abuse, harassment and exploitation.

10 July 2018

Justice Select Committee hears New Zealand bishops’ concern over proposed euthanasia law

Bishops in New Zealand opposed to the legalisation of medically assisted suicide have warned that initial “safeguards” can be loosened.

22 June 2018

Two new bishops elected for Scottish Episcopal Church

The Scottish Episcopal Church has elected new bishops to serve two of its seven dioceses: St Andrews, Dunkeld and Dunblane; and Brechin

05 June 2018

Bishop of London, Sarah Mullally, becomes most senior female bishop in House of Lords

The Bishop of London, Sarah Mullally, has been introduced as a member of the House of Lords, the upper house of the British Parliament.

24 May 2018

Anglican Church of Canada elects its first female archbishop

The Bishop of New Westminster, Melissa Skelton, has been elected as Archbishop of the internal province of British Columbia and Yukon.

15 May 2018