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Canadian priest’s study finds gratitude can fight loneliness

Prayers and other expressions of gratitude may hold significant potential in making people feel less lonely, a small study in the suggests.

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

Homeless Jesus will be international focus for World Day of the Poor

A sculpture of Jesus, depicted as a homeless person on a bench, is to be a focal point for events marking the World Day of the Poor.

07 November 2019

American volunteer moves to Spain to help establish an Anglican Centre for Camino pilgrims

A church member from Chicago has moved to Madrid to help the Spanish Reformed Episcopal Church set up an Anglican Pilgrim Centre

07 November 2019

Minnesota faith leaders call for bishop’s name to be removed from immigration building

Clergy from the US Episcopal church joined immigration activists last week outside a federal building where deportation orders are issued.

06 November 2019

Churches invited to support the media in prayer

Christians are being urged by Churches Media Trust to make this Sunday (3rd November), a day of prayer for all members of the Media.

31 October 2019

Churches in California work together on evacuations from fast-moving fires

Churches and clergy in California have been helping coordinate evacuations and shelter for hundreds driven from their homes by wildfires

31 October 2019

Anglican Communion advocacy manager receives United Nations award

A member of the Anglican Communion Office at the United Nations was awarded a Spirit of the United Nations award last week

30 October 2019

Porvoo church leaders discuss the Church’s voice in the public square

Climate change, Brexit and digital media under discussion as leaders from the Porvoo Communion churches gathered in Portugal.

24 October 2019

Archbishop’s call to prayer impacts churches around the world

A bishop from Bangladesh claims the Archbishop of Canterbury’s global ecumenical call to prayer has helped bring new life to the church.

24 October 2019