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Church aids relief effort after 6.4 Magnitude earthquake strikes Taiwan’s Hualien county

Officials say 17 people died following last week’s Magnitude 6.4 earthquake in Hualien, east Taiwan, as rescue efforts are called off.

12 February 2018

Earthquake repairs to Washington National Cathedral could last another decade

An earthquake that struck in August 2011 caused an estimated £25.1 million damage to the stonework of Washington National Cathedral.

05 January 2018

Church continues to support victims of September’s earthquake in Mexico

Anglicans in Mexico are continuing to support the victims of September’s 7.1 Magnitude earthquake, in which 370 people were killed.

05 December 2017

Christchurch City Council consults on $10 million cathedral contribution

The City of Christchurch has launched a consultation on how to fund its $10 million share of the re-build costs for the city’s cathedral.

11 October 2017

Bishop of Mexico thanks Communion for prayers and concern

The Bishop of Mexico has thanked members of the Anglican Communion for their prayers and concern following last week’s 7.1 magnitude earthquake.

29 September 2017

Prayer urged as natural disasters strike Mexico and Caribbean islands

More than 225 people have died after a large earthquake struck Mexico; and Caribbean islands are being devastated by Hurricane Maria.

20 September 2017

Synod to consider gifting Christchurch Cathedral to New Zealand government

Christchurch diocesan synod will consider giving its earthquake-ravaged cathedral as a gift to the people of New Zealand.

15 August 2017

Decision on future of Christchurch Cathedral delayed

The future of the partially-demolished earthquake-ravaged cathedral in Christchurch, New Zealand, remains uncertain after an expected pre-Christmas announcement was delayed.

23 December 2016

Wellington’s St Paul’s Cathedral re-opens for Christmas

The congregation of St Paul’s Cathedral in Wellington will return to their building for Christmas services after a safety cordon around it was lifted.

15 December 2016

Churches united in land divided by New Zealand earthquake

The Anglican Taonga news service found a land divided, but a community and its churches united, when it toured the earthquake-hit region of southern Marlborough.

13 December 2016

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Archbishop-elect Maimbo Mndolwa’s 2020 vision for reviving God’s work in Tanzania

The next Primate of the Anglican Church of Tanzania will consult with bishops and lay leaders as the province prepares for its 50th anniversary.

Lent Resources from around the Anglican Communion

A collection of resources for Lent from the provinces, networks and agencies of the Anglican Communion and partner organisations.