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Christian college in Pakistan wins legal battle for independence from political interference

A Pakistan court has ruled in favour of the Church of Pakistan’s attempt to retain independence for an Anglican college in Peshawar.

16 May 2019

Church of Ceylon bishop urges Sri Lankan unity “to rebuild our dear, shattered motherland”

The Bishop of Colombo, Dhiloraj Canagasabey, urges Sri Lankans to unite and appreciate religious and ethnic diversity in the country.

13 May 2019

Extremism and terrorism are enemies of all humanity: Imam responds to Sri Lanka attack

A senior Irish imam has paid a solidarity visit to Christ Church Cathedral in Dublin after the terror attack on churches in Sri Lanka.

10 May 2019

Anglican Consultative Council asks Churches to adopt international safeguarding guidelines

The Anglican Consultative Council has approved new guidelines to “enhance the safety of all persons in the provinces of the Anglican Communion”.

03 May 2019

Archbishop of Canterbury visits Jackie Pullinger to see discipleship in action

Archbishop Justin Welby took a break from ACC-17 to visit Jackie Pullingers Shing Mun Springs Multi-Purpose Rehabilitation Homes. 

02 May 2019

Anglican bishops in Sri Lanka advise clergy to “prudently discern” whether to hold services

Bishops of the Anglican Church of Ceylon have asked clergy to “prayerfully discern whether it is prudent to hold the worship” on Sunday.

26 April 2019

Seventeenth meeting of the Anglican Consultative Council begins on Sunday

Final preparations are underway in Hong Kong for the 17th meeting of the Anglican Consultative Council, which begins on Sunday.

26 April 2019

Archbishop of Canterbury invites ecumenical observers to the Lambeth Conference 2020

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, is inviting leaders of other Christian Churches to send observers to the next Lambeth Conference.

26 April 2019

Bishop’s defiance as terrorists kill more than 200 in Easter Day church bombings

The Presiding Bishop of the Anglican Church of Ceylon has defiantly expressed his faith in God as terrorists attack Churches in Sri Lanka.

21 April 2019

Lambeth Conference 2020: Over 500 bishops in 39 Anglican Communion Churches register

Organisers of next year’s Lambeth Conference have announced that 884 bishops and spouses have so far registered for the event.

12 April 2019