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Anglican and Episcopal UN CSW delegates open second week with evensong in New York

The Anglican Communion and the US-based Episcopal Church have delegations at the UN Commission on the Status of women meeting.

20 March 2019

Theologians compile educational resource to help ordinands and seminarians learn about gender justice

New study materials to help Anglican theological colleges teach about just relationships between males and females is being developed.

20 March 2019

Kenyan priest Steve Maina, head of CMS in New Zealand, to be next Bishop of Nelson

The head of the New Zealand Church Missionary Society, Kenyan Priest Steve Maina, has been elected as the next Bishop of Nelson.

18 March 2019

Church leaders offer prayer and solidarity after New Zealand mosque attacks leaves 49 dead

Anglican archbishops and bishops in New Zealand and elsewhere have spoken out after gunmen attacked two mosques in Christchurch.

15 March 2019

President of Mauritius bestows country’s highest honour on Bishop Ian Ernest

The Bishop of Mauritius, Ian Ernest, has been made Grand Commander of the Order of the Star and Key of the Indian Ocean (GCSK).

14 March 2019

Pastor Norman Tendis honoured at launch of WCC economic and ecological justice resource

A resource to help churches engage with ecological and economic justice was launched during a public event at the World Council of Churches.

13 March 2019

Fereimi Cama ordained and installed as Bishop of Polynesia and Primate of ANZP

First Fijian to be Bishop of Polynesia and Archbishop of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia has been consecrated.

11 March 2019

Environment Network calls on Anglicans around the world to use less plastic

The Anglican Communion’s Environment Network (ACEN) is encouraging Anglicans around the world to reduce their use of plastic.

08 March 2019

Mothers’ Union: One of Anglican Communion’s greatest gifts to worldwide Church – Abp Welby

Archbishop of Canterbury commissions new Mothers’ Union Worldwide President during service in London’s Southwark Cathedral.

27 February 2019

Preliminary cathedral reinstatement works underway as Christchurch greets new bishop

The new bishop of Christchurch, Dr Peter Carrell, will be installed tomorrow (Saturday) in the shadow of the earthquake damaged cathedral.

08 February 2019