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Prayer book glossary to assist modern-day ordinands

A glossary of some of the archaic words used in the Book of Common Prayer has been produced by the Prayer Book Society.

25 September 2017

Royal boost for Maltese cathedral appeal

The multi-million-pound appeal to restore Malta’s Anglican cathedral will receive a boost next week when Prince Charles, pays a visit.

25 September 2017

Europe develops training course for interim ministers

A new training course to help priests appointed to interim ministry posts has been delivered by the Church of England’s Diocese in Europe.

19 September 2017

Archbishop Justin Welby joins new UN advisory board on mediation

The Archbishop of Canterbury is one of 18 global leaders and experts on a new United Nations High Level Advisory Board on Mediation.

18 September 2017

Bishop Tim Thornton commissioned as new Bishop at Lambeth

Archbishop Justin Welby commissioned and licensed Bishop Tim Thornton as the new Bishop to HM Forces, Bishop for the Falkland Islands and Bishop at Lambeth on Monday.

06 September 2017

Irish bishop and English priest lead cross-cultural mission training in Myanmar

An ecumenical association for theological educators in Myanmar held a training workshop on cross cultural mission and research approaches this month.

15 August 2017

Child abuse inquiry recommends an end to Seal of the Confessional

Australia’s child sexual abuse inquiry says that failing to report abuse - including information given in the Confessional - should be a criminal offence.

14 August 2017

Archbishop of Canterbury backs “sex-workers” charity

The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has given his backing to a charity set up to support women involved in the “sex industry”.

14 August 2017

Television vicar to star in BBC series on the Camino

A new BBC TV series exploring pilgrimage will follow seven famous people as they embark on a 15-day pilgrimage along the Camino de Santiago.

04 August 2017

Bishop says that the Church has forgotten the poor

An English bishop has accused priests of deserting the nation's poor and working class areas.

04 August 2017

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Preparing for Primates 2017 - Abp John Davies

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.