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New Archbishop of Wales elected

John Davies, who has served as the Bishop of Swansea and Brecon for the past nine years, has been chosen as the 13th Archbishop of Wales.

06 September 2017

Social action is more than just a bit of do-gooding, says Bishop

From helping asylum seekers to providing affordable homes - social action is about bringing profound change to people’s lives, not just a bit of do-gooding here and there.

09 October 2014

Be generous and donate blood, urges Bishop

A Bishop is calling churches to help raise the profile of blood donation in their local communities to mark this year’s National Blood Week and World Blood Day (June 14).

12 June 2014

Archbishop of Wales honours church musicians

The Archbishop of Wales has paid tribute people who dedicate their time to keeping music at the heart of services in churches and chapels across Wales

15 May 2014

Bishop opens drug rehabilitation service

New centre to rehabilitate drug addicts in mid-Wales has been officially opened by the Bishop of Swansea and Brecon

25 July 2013

Shoe shining Bishop says 'thank you' for charity donations

Shoe shining Bishop says 'thank you' for charity donations

Bishop of Swansea John Davies raised around £400 for charity shining shoes on Maundy Thursday

02 April 2013

Young people put others to shame

Young people put others to shame

Young people have a strong sense of right and wrong and should have the courage to make their voice heard.

17 November 2011



“Thy Kingdom Come” in southern Africa


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.