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Janani Luwum Church House handed over to Church of Uganda ahead of formal launch

A new commercial block which has been built by the Church of Uganda as part of an investment strategy has been handed over by contractors.

15 June 2018

Uganda’s President pledges to rebuild Anglican Martyrs shrine in Namugongo

The President of Uganda, Yoweri Museveni, has pledged government funds to help re-build the Anglican Martyrs Shrine at Namugongo.

04 June 2018

Uganda holds ceremonies at Namugongo to honour its martyrs

Thousands of Christians are arriving at the Anglican and Roman Catholic shrines in Namugongo to commemorate the Ugandan Martyrs.

01 June 2018

Funerals held for victims of bomb attacks on Indonesia churches

Funerals have been held for some of the victims of those killed in last Sunday’s suicide bomb attacks on three Christian churches in Surabaya.

18 May 2018

Trio of church bombings in Surabaya heralds the start of wave of terror in Indonesia

At least 13 people were killed when three churches in Surabaya, the second largest city in Indonesia, were attacked yesterday (Sunday).

14 May 2018

Martyred Archbishop Janani Luwum honoured in new Ugandan finance building

A new 16-storey commercial office suite in the heart of Uganda’s finance district will carry the name of martyred Archbishop Janani Luwum.

02 February 2018

Death announced of former Primate of Uganda, Archbishop Livingstone Mpalanyi-Nkoyoyo

Archbishop Livingstone Mpalanyi-Nkoyoyo, who died on Friday, will be buried tomorrow at the Anglican Shrine of the Uganda Martyrs.

08 January 2018

Nigerian Primate predicts positive future despite ongoing violence

“Do not be vengeful” - Archbishop Nicholas Okoh’s New Year Message as as armed gangs shoot 17 churchgoers dead in Rivers State.

03 January 2018

Nine killed as terrorists target Church Nativity service in Quetta, Pakistan

The Moderator of the Church of Pakistan will visit the Christian community in Quetta after terrorists killed nine people at a church service.

18 December 2017

First Persian woman to be ordained to the episcopate consecrated in Canterbury Cathedral

The first Persian woman to become a bishop was consecrated by the Archbishop of Canterbury this morning during a service in his Cathedral.

30 November 2017

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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.