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Youth Network aims to breathe new life into Anglican Communion’s mission

Young people across the churches of the Anglican Communion are being sought to represent their regions on the new Anglican Youth Network.

11 December 2019

Hundreds mark World AIDS Day in Ugandan cathedral

Hundreds of Christians gathered at the Namirembe Cathedral and Mackay Primary School on Sunday to commemorate World AIDS Day.

05 December 2019

Celebrations as Angola becomes a new Anglican diocese

Angola was officially inaugurated as a new Anglican Diocese, following 16 years as a missionary diocese and after 40 years of war.

05 December 2019

Leading anti-GBV campaigner Mandy Marshall to join the Anglican Communion Office team

Anti gender-based violence campaigner Mandy Marshall is to become the new Director for Gender Justice for the Anglican Communion.

05 December 2019

Isolation through AIDS highlighted in mission photo competition

A picture of a mother in South Africa suffering with the stigma of living with HIV has won the Church Mission Society’s photo competition.

28 November 2019

Building on success in 2019, Anglican women prepare for United Nations conference in 2020

Anglican women have been selected as the Anglican Communion’s delegation to the 64th annual meeting of the UNCSW, to be held in 2020.

25 November 2019

Anglican Communion Office staff lend support to activism against gender-based violence

The Anglican Communion Office is supporting an international campaign against gender-based violence, which starts next week.

22 November 2019

Anglican network calls for Communion-wide support for indigenous people’s rights

Members of the Anglican Indigenous Network have called for a greater voice for indigenous Anglicans in the work of the Anglican Communion.

 

22 November 2019

Pope Francis and Archbishop Justin Welby plan united visit to South Sudan

The first joint visit by a Pope and an Archbishop of Canterbury could take place in South Sudan, the Vatican and Lambeth Palace announced

14 November 2019

Two candidates shortlisted to head up World Council of Churches

A theological professor and an ecumenical leader have been named as the two candidates for the next general secretary of the WCC

13 November 2019