More than half the finalists in an award for earthquake-related preservation of heritage buildings in Christchurch are Anglican churches.
16 May 2018
A mission serving a First Nations community in New Mexico is committed to renovating its former historic hospital building in Farmington.
04 May 2018
A northern Manitoba parish has launched a fundraising campaign to replace its burned-down church in the Shamattawa First Nation.
01 May 2018
Expert advisors are being recruited to help religious communities in two areas of England use their historic buildings more efficiently.
04 April 2018
The Bishop of several West Indies islands hit by Hurricane Matthew last month has spoken of how the diocese “fared relatively well”.
04 November 2016
A remote controlled flying drone equipped with a video camera is to be used to identify maintenance requirements of historic churches in Yorkshire, England.
23 August 2016
A new law approved last week by the devolved legislature in Wales to protect the nation’s historic built heritage has been welcomed by the Church in Wales. The Historic Environment (Wales) Act will become law next month when it receives Royal Assent.
15 February 2016
A new church building has been consecrated for an Anglican worshipping community in Cuba, some 84 years after it was founded as a mission outpost.
04 February 2016
A firefighter has been taken to hospital after being injured tackling a blaze at a church in the Dunmurry district of Belfast, Northern Ireland, this morning (Monday). The Rector of the Church was also taken to hospital to be treated for the effects of smoke inhalation. Neither was seriously injured; but the damage to the church is said to be “significant.”
11 January 2016
Christchurch Cathedral in New Zealand could be reinstated after a mediator reported that restoration work could leave the re-built cathedral “indistinguishable” from the one that was all-but destroyed by the 2011 earthquake. But the report says that the “costly and risky project” would be significantly more expensive and take much longer to build than a contemporary replacement.
08 January 2016