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Christchurch Diocese in New Zealand to end residential elderly care provision

Anglican Care, the social action agency of the New Zealand Diocese of Christchurch, is to close its two residential elderly care centres.

09 August 2018

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry resting after cancer surgery

The Presiding Bishop of the US-based Episcopal Church, Michael Curry, is resting comfortably after surgery yesterday for prostate cancer.

01 August 2018

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry diagnosed with prostate cancer

The Presiding Bishop of the US-based Episcopal Church has been diagnosed with prostate cancer and will have surgery next Tuesday.

26 July 2018

Justice Select Committee hears New Zealand bishops’ concern over proposed euthanasia law

Bishops in New Zealand opposed to the legalisation of medically assisted suicide have warned that initial “safeguards” can be loosened.

22 June 2018

New Zealand’s parish nurses target mental health in 2018 conference

The New Zealand Faith Community Nurses’ Association has set holistic mental health care at the top of its training agenda for 2018.

12 June 2018

Emergency appeal launched by overwhelmed Anglican hospital in Gaza City

The Anglican Diocese in Jerusalem has launched an emergency appeal for funds to support its al-Ahli Arab Hospital in Gaza City.

22 May 2018

Anglican Alliance stands ready to assist after Ebola outbreak confirmed in DRC

The World Health Organisation has expressed concern after 44 Ebola virus cases were reported in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

18 May 2018

Anglican Churches in sub-Saharan Africa praised for anti-Malaria fight

Bishops from Zimbabwe, Zambia, Namibia, and Angola have taken took part in a round-table discussion to discuss ways of curbing malaria.

08 March 2018

New municipal tax measures “threaten churches’ ministry in Jerusalem”, leaders say

Education and health ministries provided by the diocese of Jerusalem could be at risk if the Municipality goes ahead with new taxes.

15 February 2018

Church leaders cancel services in Lusaka in bid to halt cholera outbreak

Church leaders in Zambia have announced that services in parts of the capital should be cancelled to help halt the spread of cholera.

11 January 2018

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The first graduates from Gambella Theological College

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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.