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Queen Elizabeth speaks on Christian Unity and Primates Meeting

Queen Elizabeth II has opened the 10th five-year-term of the Church of England’s General Synod with an address which spoke of major advances in Christian unity and the need for prayer for January’s Primates Meeting. 

24 November 2015

Prayers for 2016 Gathering and Meeting of Primates

The Secretary General of the Anglican Communion, the Most Revd Josiah Idowu-Fearon, is inviting everyone to pray daily for the Bishops and Archbishops who will be getting together in Canterbury, 11-16 January.

20 November 2015

Arzobispo de Canterbury convoca reunion de los Primados

Encuentro especial ‘para reflexionar y orar juntos por el futuro de la Comunión’

21 September 2015

Archbishop of Canterbury calls for Primates' gathering

Special meeting for Primates to reflect and pray together concerning future of Communion

16 September 2015

Anglican Communion women welcome Primates' commitment to tackle violence against women and girls.

Anglican Communion women welcome Primates' commitment to tackle violence against women and girls.

The commitment by Primates at the January meeting in Dublin to work to eliminate violence against women and girls has been warmly welcomed by the Communion’s International Anglican Women’s Network (IAWN).

28 March 2011

Members of the Primates' Standing Committee announced

Members of the Primates' Standing Committee announced

Five members have been elected to the Primates Standing Committee by the Primates at the recent Primates' Meeting in Dublin, Ireland. All have now confirmed they are willing to serve.

16 February 2011

Réunion des Primats - Briefing #5

Réunion des Primats - Briefing #5

Durant la dernière journée de la Réunion des Primats à Dublin, les Primats on discuté du contenu des documents définitifs qui ont été préparés pendant la semaine. Ils ont commencé par réviser la première ébauche d’un document de travail sur l’objectif et l’envergure proposés de la Réunion des Primats

01 February 2011

Reunión de primados - Comunicado No. 5

Reunión de primados - Comunicado No. 5

En el último día de la Reunión de Primados celebrada en Dublín, los primados conversaron acerca del contenido de los documentos finales que habían sido preparados a lo largo de la semana. Comenzaron con una revisión del primer borrador de un documento de trabajo sobre la finalidad y alcance propuestos para la reunión de primados.

01 February 2011

Podcast of the Press Conference from the Primates Meeting 2011

Podcast of the Press Conference from the Primates Meeting 2011

At todays press conference the panel comprised of the Archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams, The Most Revd Bernard Ntahoturi, Archbishop of the Province of Burundi & Bishop of Matana, The Most Revd Dr John Walder Dunlop Holder, Archbishop, Church in the Province of the West Indies & Bishop of Barbados and The Most Revd David Robert Chillingworth, Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church & Bishop of St Andrews, Dunkeld & Dunblane. They were welcomed by The Most Revd Alan Edwin Thomas Harper, Primate of All Ireland & Archbishop of Armagh

30 January 2011


"Just Pray", C of E urges


In profile: Presiding Bishop Michael Curry

The new Primate of the Episcopal Church in America, Presiding Bishop Michael Curry, talks to ACNS about his Christian journey, his passion for evangelism and how he wants every Episcopalian and Anglican to transform the world by "getting up every morning, going out into the world [and] actually learning to live like Jesus, to love like Jesus"

In profile: Canon Andrew White

“So much of what I have worked for has disappeared; but so much has remained” - the former Vicar of Baghdad, who now works as pastor to the Iraqi Christian refugees in Jordan, speaks to ACNS about his continuing ministry of peace-building and reconciliation; about combatting Daesh; and about how the wider church can help in the “fight for peace”.