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Walking the way of Christ in the precincts of Parliament

As the UK Parliament makes headlines across the world for its debates on Brexit – the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union, we republish this feature by Bernadette Kehoe, first published in the September 2017 edition of Anglican World magazine, which highlights the work of Church of England bishops in the upper chamber – the House of Lords.

04 April 2019

Being empowered to lead: The women in northern Argentina who are finding their voice

Women are playing a key role in reconciliation in remote areas of northern Argentina, as this feature, which was first published in the June 2017 edition of Anglican World magazine, explains.

14 March 2019

Coming in from the cold: A new future for Anglicans in Cuba

Marek Zabriskie led his congregation on a fact-finding pilgrimage to the Iglesia Episcopal de Cuba ahead of last year’s decision to readmit the diocese to the US-based Episcopal Church. In this report, first published in the April 2018 edition of Anglican World, he sets out what he found.

07 March 2019

How faith inspired one woman to campaign against gender-based violence

In this feature, first published in the April 2018 edition of Anglican World, Amelia Brown examines a campaign led by an Anglican woman in England to force the British government to take steps to prevent violence against women.

01 March 2019

Anglicans walking together in the Holy Land

Anglicans from around the Communion, including five primates, took part in a 12-day pilgrimage to the Holy Land in June 2017, with the theme of “walking together”. In the September 2017 edition of Anglican World, Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon shared his thoughts on the pilgrimage, as did first-time pilgrim Alice Wu from Hong Kong.

22 February 2019

Growing the Church in South East Asia

In a two-part feature, first published in the December 2017 and April 2018 editions of Anglican World, Gavin Drake explores the growth of the Church in South East Asia, beginning with the Diocese of West Malaysia.

07 February 2019

Basta de violencia

For years, the region of Tamaulipas and the city of Rio Bravos in north-eastern Mexico has been in the crossfire of the drug cartels and Mexican army. In the middle of the violence, a ministry has risen up to address the social concerns growing every day for the people of Tamaulipas and growing numbers of migrants. In this feature, first published in the April 2018 edition of Anglican World, Amelia Brown reports on the work of the Revd Elizabeth Bustillos Cepeda of the Anglican Church of Mexico, and her Church of San Esteban Protomartyr.

31 January 2019

The sons and daughters of Benedict: “In Conversation” with two leading ecumenists

Dr John Gibaut from the Anglican Communion discusses ecumenical progress with Roman Catholic biblical scholar Henry Wansbrough.

24 January 2019

Falling in love with – and in – Brazil

During her quarter-century in Brazil, USPG missionary Ruth de Barros taught English, fell in love, got married, and raised her son.

17 January 2019

Continued growth sees ACNS page views increase by 15 per cent over past year

The Anglican Communion News Service has seen a 15 per cent increase in page views on its website over the past 12 months.

10 January 2019