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Richness and challenges for “A Communion within the Communion”

The challenges and opportunities facing Portuguese-speaking Anglican Churches has been the focus of the Lusophone Network conference.

23 November 2017

Riqueza e desafios para a “comunhão dentro da comunhão”

Os desafios e as oportunidades que enfrentam as Igrejas anglicanas de língua portuguesa tem sido o foco da conferência da Rede Lusófona.

23 November 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

Hong Kong could host ACC-17 after Brazil 'postponement'

The next meeting of the Anglican Consultative Council (ACC-17) could take place in Hong Kong following a decision to move it from Sao Paulo in Brazil.

05 September 2017

Anglican Bishop of the Amazon awarded honorary degree in Canada

A Bishop whose diocese covers three-and-a-half million square kilometres,  with just two full time clergy, has been awarded an honorary degree from the University of Huron, in Canada.

06 June 2017

'Public engagement' the theme of a conference of Brazilian theologians

'God is not Homophobic: An Anglican Contribution to Overcoming Homophobia' was the title of one of five papers presented at a theology conference this week in Brazil, under the theme “Anglican theology and public engagement.”

28 April 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

Brazil's Anglicans protest destruction of indigenous land

Hundreds of indigenous Guarani-Kaiowá and Terena people have been violently evicted from their homes in Mato Grosso do Sul.

19 August 2016

Archbishop welcomes Olympic sportspeople but criticises organisers

The Primate of Brazil has given a warm welcome to the athletes and visitors of the 2016 Olympic Games, while criticising the games’ administrators for serious mismanagement.

11 August 2016

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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.