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Church of England announces 100 new churches in £27 million growth programme

More than 100 new Christian communities will be created across England in an ambitious new growth programme announced today.

11 July 2018

Four "catalysts for spiritual growth" identified in study of US-based Episcopal Church

How can the Episcopal Church feed Episcopalians’ hunger for spiritual growth in the 21st century? 

30 January 2018

New study explores growth and decline in the Anglican Communion

A new academic study into growth and decline in the Anglican Communion will be marked by a day conference and the publication of a new book.

15 November 2016

Resurrection: The Economist reports on church growth in London

To see the future of Christianity in Britain, go on a Sunday morning to an old Welsh Congregational chapel off the Pentonville Road in Islington. The building has been bought by a Pentecostal Ethiopian church; the congregation raises its hands in a show of unEnglish ecstasy to praise God in Amharic. 

08 January 2016

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

Archbishop Welby praises new book on theology and church growth

Jesus Christ alone is the reason for growing churches, says Archbishop in foreword 

10 June 2015

Wales: Film shows Church’s 2020 Vision projects

From ministry areas to community cafes, changes happening in churches across Wales can be seen in a short film now available online.

19 September 2014

Anglican website for evangelism, church growth resources launched

An Anglican Communion evangelism and church growth initiative has launched a new website

07 April 2014

Church decline has halted, say Anglican statisticians

Official statistics issued last week suggest that attendance at Church of England churches may have levelled out after decades of decline.

01 April 2014

C of E: Reasons to be hopeful

The Archbishop of Canterbury has said that "There is every reason to be hopeful about the future of the Church of England" 

19 February 2014

 

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Anglican Communion primates address Church of England’s General Synod

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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.