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Archbishop of Uganda calls for “fervent prayer and fasting for our nation”

Members of the Church of Uganda are being asked to take part in a week of “fervent prayer and fasting for our nation” from Monday.

14 December 2017

Archbishop of Cape Town calls on churches to pray “Thy Kingdom Come”

Archbishop Thabo Makgoba is asking churches in his province to take part in next year’s Thy Kingdom Come global prayer initiative.

28 November 2017

Global online advent calendar opens the door to prayer for fourth successive year

The online advent calendar AdventWord, which draws together people’s prayers and meditations around a daily theme, is to operate again.

21 November 2017

Liturgical texts published for 2018 Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Next year’s Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, which traditionally takes in January, has been prepared by the churches of the Caribbean.

03 November 2017

Day of prayer and fasting called as plague sweeps Madagascar

The Mothers’ Union in the Indian Ocean is calling for a day of prayer and fasting on Friday in response to an epidemic of plague in Madagascar.

09 October 2017

Video: Anglican Primates' statement on Las Vegas shooting

Video: Anglican Primates' statement on Las Vegas shooting

The Presiding Bishop of the US-based Episcopal Church, Michael Curry, reads a statement following the shooting in Las Vegas.

03 October 2017

Video: Prayers for victims of Las Vegas shooting

Video: Prayers for victims of Las Vegas shooting

The Presiding Bishop of the US-based Episcopal Church, Michael Curry, reads a statement following the shooting in Las Vegas.

03 October 2017

Prayer book glossary to assist modern-day ordinands

A glossary of some of the archaic words used in the Book of Common Prayer has been produced by the Prayer Book Society.

25 September 2017

Blog: Archbishop Fred Hiltz’s prayers for Primates’ 2017

The Primate of Canada, Archbishop Fred Hiltz, offers his prayers for the 2-6 October Primates’ Meeting.

21 September 2017

Archbishop of Canterbury calls on Christians to join global wave of prayer

The Archbishop of Canterbury is encouraging Christians of all denominations to join in with a ten day global prayer initiative “Thy Kingdom Come” from Ascension Day to Pentecost.   

09 February 2017

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“Thy Kingdom Come” in southern Africa

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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.