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Exiled South Sudanese Anglicans pray peace will enable them to “go and rebuild our nation”

Anglicans in the Diocese of Kajo-Keji are praying for a return to South Sudan from their temporary exile in Ugandan refugee camps.

24 September 2018

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry responds to US refugee resettlement program cuts

The Presiding Bishop of the US-based Episcopal Church, Michael Curry, says he is “saddened” by Presiding Trumps reduced cap on refugees.

20 September 2018

Bishop steps into election campaign with challenge to anti-gang rhetoric

Bishop Philip Huggins has challenged the Victoria Liberal Party, saying its election rhetoric risks negatively stereotyping young people.

16 July 2018

Day of Unity brings together Churches and refugees in Cyprus

Refugees and migrants in Cyprus have taken part in an ecumenical multi-faith event to celebrate different cultures – and their foods.

09 July 2018

US-based Episcopal Church hosts Washington vigil to protest family-separating immigration policies

Episcopal Church holds Washinton vigil to protest against immigration policies which have seen children separated from parents.

21 June 2018

Across the world, Anglicans are working to provide support and care for refugees

Today – 20 June – is World Refugee Day, when the world is called to remember the millions of individuals fleeing their countries as refugees.

20 June 2018

Easter message from Archbishop Stanley Ntagali

An Easter message from the Primate of the Church of the Province of Uganda, Archbishop Stanley Ntagali.

30 March 2018

Christ Church Dublin provides new home for asylum charity as it is designated “Sanctuary Cathedral”

An organisation campaigning for the right of asylum seekers to cook their own food is running a café in Dublin’s Christ Church Cathedral.

19 February 2018

Latin America bishops call on US to “love the stranger” in statement on immigration policies

Bishops from Latin America met last week to discuss “anti-migrant, racist and discriminatory policies adopted by the US’ authorities.”

06 February 2018

Melbourne bishop defends “fine” South Sudanese over “African-gangs media-frenzy”

Bishop Philip Huggins says the church should do more to support the South Sudanese migrant and refugee community in Victoria state.

18 January 2018