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Episcopalians respond as 100,000 flee massive southern California wildfires

The US-based Episcopal Relief & Development agency is responding to major wildfires sweeping across Southern California.

13 December 2017

Church leaders criticise President Trump over recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

The announcement by US President Donald Trump on the status of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital has been criticised by church leaders.

07 December 2017

Church without walls uses food truck to drive home Christian mission

A church plant in Houston, Texas, has wheels but not walls as it takes church - and food - to several small communities of worshippers.

01 December 2017

Episcopal delegation to COP23 encouraged by talk of taking action on climate change

Members of the US-based Episcopal Church have spent two weeks providing a faith-presence at the UN climate change summit.

22 November 2017

Murdered at prayer: US bishops calls church to pray and politicians to act

A group of 70 US bishops has criticised politicians who call people to pray after mass-shootings, while refusing to take action to prevent them.

07 November 2017

Scottish and US-based Episcopal Churches celebrate historic bonds of communion

A senior priest of the US-based Episcopal Church has been installed as an honorary canon of St Andrew’s Cathedral in Aberdeen.

06 November 2017

New look and domain for the Episcopal News Service

The award-winning online news service of the US-based Episcopal Church has relaunched with a new look, structure, facilities and domain.

02 November 2017

Episcopalians speak out against oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Episcopalians speak against oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as the US Senate considers opening part of it to energy exploration.

25 October 2017

Full communion proposed for US-based Methodist and Episcopal Churches

The body responsible for official dialogue between the US-based Episcopal and United Methodist Churches has proposed full communion.

24 October 2017

International students to benefit from New York theological seminary fellows programme

A partnership between Trinity Wall Street and Union Theological Seminary will give international students academic training and faith formation.

23 October 2017

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“Thy Kingdom Come” in southern Africa

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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.