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Housing crisis: C of E report suggests law change to recognise social benefit

Report by C of E Housing Commission proposes change to charity law so that Churches can use land for social as well as economic benefit.

01 March 2021

Science-faith partnership is vital for tackling climate change

The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby tells faith leaders “now is the time for action” on climate change ahead of COP26 conference.

01 March 2021

Date set for the installation of the Anglican Archbishop in Jerusalem

The Coadjutor Bishop of Jerusalem, Hosam Naoum, will be installed as the Anglican Archbishop in Jerusalem on Thursday 13 May

22 February 2021

Young Anglicans urged to register for global environment event

Call for Anglican young people to participate in pre-COP26 “Youth 4 Climate: Driving Ambition” global environmental event in Milan, Italy

22 February 2021

Ecumenical leaders commemorate Coptic Contemporary Martyrs

Archbishop Justin Welby and Pope Francis joined Pope Tawadros II and Archbishop Angaelos to commemorate Contemporary Martyrs Day

22 February 2021

Justin Welby’s ecumenical adviser to be Deputy Secretary General in new ACO Core Team

Dr Will Adam, the Anglican Communion’s Director for Unity, Faith and Order, becomes Deputy Secretary General in ongoing ACO restructuring.

12 February 2021

Gender Justice remains a priority after restructure of the Anglican Communion Office

The work to facilitate and resource Anglican Churches around the world in the fight for gender justice will continue in the new look ACO.

09 February 2021

Anglican Consultative Council Chief Operating Officer David White steps down

David White has stepped down as part of the  restructuring of the Anglican Consultative Council, which was announced earlier this month.

01 February 2021

Anglican Communion Finance Director moves to Church of England’s Chelmsford Diocese

The Anglican Communion’s Director of Finance and Resources, Michaela Southworth, becomes Finance Director for Chelmsford Diocese.

27 January 2021

Standing Committee review leads to shift of focus in the Anglican Communion Office

The Anglican Communion Standing Committee has announced changes to the operational priorities of the Anglican Communion Office.

19 January 2021