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Scottish Episcopal Church Primus briefs primates on same-sex marriage decision

Anglican primates have discussed the decision by the Scottish Episcopal Church to change their marriage cannon to permit same-sex marriage. 

03 October 2017

Bishop of Moray, Ross and Caithness elected Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church

The Rt Revd Mark Strange, Bishop of Moray, Ross and Caithness, has been elected as Primus for the Scottish Episcopal Church.

27 June 2017

Scottish Episcopal Church votes to allow equal marriage

The General Synod of the Scottish Episcopal Church has voted in favour of allowing gay couples to marry in church. The vote means that the Church’s canon law will be changed - to remove the definition that marriage is between a man and a woman.

08 June 2017

Primus of Scottish Episcopal Church announces his retirement

The Most Rev David Chillingworth, Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church has announced he will retire at the end of July. 

09 February 2017

Church "distressed" at Koran offence says Primus

Head of Scottish Episcopal Church voices distress at offence caused by Koran reading in Glasgow Cathedral

16 January 2017

Primates’ Christmas Message: Bishop David Chillingworth

A Christmas message from the Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church, Bishop David Chillingworth.

21 December 2016

Anglicans join 16 Days of Activism against gender-based violence

Anglicans around the Communion are getting involved in prayer, reflection and action for the 16 Days of Activism against gender-based violence.

25 November 2016

Faith leaders unite in call for UK action on refugees

Anglicans have joined other faith leaders to call on the British government “urgently to revise its policy towards refugees.”

12 September 2016

EU referendum: Statement by the Primus of Scotland

The Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church, the Most Rev David Chillingworth, Bishop of St Andrews, Dunkeld and Dunblane, has responded to yesterday’s EU referendum in the UK with the following statement.

24 June 2016

Orlando shooting: more vigils and prayer services for victims

Nearly 24,000 people have said that they will attend a candlelit vigil for the victims of last Sunday’s shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida, in which 49 people were killed and a similar number injured.

17 June 2016

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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.