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Mothers' Union "simply the best" says Archbishop Welby

“The world’s greatest women’s group” – that’s how the Archbishop of Canterbury described the MU at its 140th anniversary celebration. 

23 September 2016

Bishop concerned by rising political violence in Zambia

The Bishop of Eastern Zambia, the Rt Revd William Mchombo, has expressed his “great concern” about the rise in political violence ahead of the country’s tripartite general election which is due to take place on 11 August. The head of the country's tourism body says that visitor numbers are beginning to fall as a result of increased incidents.

23 May 2016

Anglican Consultative Council theme highlights current mission challenges

The overarching theme for the next year’s Anglican Consultative Council (ACC-16) meeting in Zambia, “Intentional Discipleship in a World of Differences”, has been chosen by the Standing Committee of the Anglican Communion as a response to daily Christian challenges.

04 November 2015

One hundred lay and ordained faith leaders to meet for the Anglican Consultative Council in Zambia

Over a hundred lay people, priests and bishops will gather next April in Zambia for the 16th meeting of the Anglican Consultative Council (ACC).

03 November 2015

Anglican Witness initiatives on discipleship and youth presented at Toronto symposium

Youth work award and focus on discipleship intended to support church growth in Anglican Communion

25 June 2015

President Lungu asks the Church to heal the nation

President Edgar Lungu has called on the Church to do more to heal the nation by challenging vices such as tribalism and violence.

24 February 2015

Episcopal aid agency to strengthen maternal, child health in Ghana, Kenya & Zambia

A $1 million grant has enabled Episcopal Relief & Development to expand its programmes to end preventable child deaths.

05 December 2014

“Golden Jubilee is a time for serious and prayerful reflection,” Zambia bishop

An Anglican bishop in Zambia has urged his countrymen to be thankful for the 50 years of independence 

24 October 2014

Hundreds of church-goers respond to domestic violence campaign

An Us campaign to tackle domestic violence has touched hearts in Britain and Ireland

22 October 2014

Commitment to end child marriage in Zambia impresses Archbishop Tutu

Archbishop Desmond Tutu has observed that Zambia has room for improvement in the fight against child marriage.

19 September 2014


“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.