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A “deep” approach to mission helps churches connect with local communities, report finds

A Partnership for Missional Church programme developed by the Church Mission Society helps to empower lay people, a study has found.

20 June 2018

Services and commemorations mark first anniversary of London tower block fire

A memorial service has been held at a London church close to the scene of a devastating fire in a block of flats in which 72 people died.

14 June 2018

Diocese of London passes half-way mark in target for 100 new worshipping communities

A new French-language congregation marks the half-way mark in the Diocese of London’s plans for 100 new worshipping communities.

06 June 2018

Archbishop of Canterbury says a reconciled Church can dispel the “fear of the ‘other’”

The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has spoken of the danger that “fear of the other” poses to “Christian witness and presence”.

06 June 2018

Bishop of Loughborough elected Vice President of European ecumenical group

Bishop Guli Francis-Dehqani, the Bishop of Loughborough, has been elected Vice President of the Conference of European Churches.

05 June 2018

English evangelical Anglican-led youth mission group Soul Survivor to close

The Soul Survivor charity, which runs youth discipleship and worship events throughout England, will close after its 2019 events.

25 May 2018

“Alexa, ask the Church of England where my nearest church is”

The Church of England has this week revealed its new Amazon Alexa skill which brings the Church of England into people’s homes.

25 May 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

National memorial service held on anniversary of Manchester Arena bombing

The 22 people who died in a bomb explosion at Manchester Arena last year were remembered today in a service in Manchester Cathedral.

22 May 2018

World’s media applauds Presiding Bishop Michael Curry’s Royal Wedding sermon

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry’s sermon at the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle made headlines around the world.

21 May 2018

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Archbishop Masimango Katanda previews Lambeth Conference 2020

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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.