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Archbishop Samy Shehata, the Primate of Alexandria, is presented with a primatial cross

At the opening service to the Lambeth Conference, a primatial cross was presented to Archbishop Samy Shehata, the Primate of Alexandria.

05 August 2022

Text of Lambeth Calls to be Discussed by Bishops at Lambeth Conference Published

The Calls, which will be discussed by bishops from around the world at the Lambeth Conference 2022 this week, have been published.

26 July 2022

Global Anglican Communion given greater voice in choosing future Archbishops of Canterbury

Churches from the global Anglican Communion will be formally represented on the body which nominates future Archbishops of Canterbury.

12 July 2022

Nigerian, Rwandan and Ugandan bishops’ invitation to Lambeth Conference remains open

The Archbishop of Canterbury and Secretary General of the Anglican Communion respond to statement from three African Primates.

06 June 2022

Archbishop Desmond Tutu was a “prophetic voice in the church and the world”

Secretary General of the Anglican Communion describes Archbishop Desmond Tutu as a “prophetic voice in the church and the world.” 

26 December 2021

Archbishop of Canterbury’s Christmas Message for Anglican Communion

Watch the Archbishop of Canterbury's Christmas message to the thousands of churches in the Anglican Communion around the world. 

22 December 2021

Anglican Communion Primates to attend online Primates’ Meeting.

Anglican Communion Primates to attend online Primates’ Meeting on 22 and 23 November, for consultation, discussion and prayer.

19 November 2021

Anglican Communion Secretary General, Dr Josiah Idowu-Fearon, to step down in August 2022

The Secretary General of the Anglican Communion, Dr Josiah Idowu-Fearon, will retire at the end of his seven year term in August 2022.

24 September 2021

Anglican Communion welcomes 42nd province- the Igreja Anglicana de Mocambique e Angola

The Anglican Communion welcomes its newest province today (Friday 24 September) – the Igreja Anglicana de Mocambique e Angola.

24 September 2021

Ecumenical Patriarch, Pope and Archbishop of Canterbury call for the Protection of Creation

The Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, Pope Francis, and the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, issue joint message on creation.

08 September 2021