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Temporary suspension of ACNS' normal output

Temporary suspension of ACNS' normal output

A note from the Anglican Communion's Director for Communications.

05 May 2020

Weekly News Summary on Wednesday 29 April 2020

This weekly news summary replaces the usual output from the Anglican Communion News Service, which has been temporarily suspended.

29 April 2020

An Easter Message from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

An Easter Message from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, The Queen of Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, the Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Canada, Grenada, Jamaica, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Solomon Islands, Tuvalu, and the United Kingdom; Head of the Commonwealth; and Supreme Governor of the Church of England. 

14 April 2020

Global Covid-19 victims remembered daily at the mother church of the Anglican Communion

The oldest bell in Canterbury Cathedral, named after Prince Henry of Eastry, is tolling for two minutes every night at 8 pm BST (7 pm GMT).

14 April 2020

Church of England’s responsible investment chief joins Al Gore’s sustainable investment group

Edward Mason, who has led a number of successful investor-backed ethical shareholder campaigns, will join the new Generation Investment Management group.

14 April 2020

“Easter isn’t cancelled” – Churches celebrate the resurrection despite global lock-down

Queen Elizabeth’s first ever Easter Message offers hope as Churches find new ways to proclaim Christ’s resurrection.

13 April 2020

An Easter message from the Patriarchs and Heads of Churches in Jerusalem

An Easter message from the Patriarchs and Heads of Churches in Jerusalem

10 April 2020

An Easter message from the Archbishop of Wales

An Easter message from the Archbishop of Wales

10 April 2020

An Easter message from the Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church

An Easter message from the Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church

10 April 2020

Joint Holy Week and Easter message from Archbishop-elect John McDowell and Archbishop Eamon Martin

The next Anglican Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of the Anglican Church of Ireland, Archbishop-elect John McDowell and the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of the Roman Catholic Church in Ireland, Archbishop Eamon Martin, offer a joint letter for Holy Week and Easter.

07 April 2020