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Church leaders speak out in wake of massacres in Texas and Ohio

Bishops from US-based Episcopal Church are speaking out in the aftermath of back-to-back mass shootings in Texas and Ohio this week.

09 August 2019

Anglican Church of Canada elects its first female primate – Bishop Linda Nicholls

The Church of Canada has elected the Bishop of Huron, Linda Nicholls, to succeed Archbishop Fred Hiltz as its next primate and archbishop.

15 July 2019

Covenant for “historical cousins” – the Methodist Church and the Church of England – moves forward

Church of England’s General Synod has agreed a series of motions to take forward its Covenant with the Methodist Church in Britain.

12 July 2019

History made in New Zealand as first indigenous woman elected to serve as bishop

The Archdeacon of Wairarapa, Waitohiariki Quayle, will be the first female Maori bishop when she is consecrated Bishop of Upoko o Te Ika.

10 May 2019

Bishop Mark Edington consecrated and installed as leader of The Episcopal Church in Europe

The US-based Episcopal Church has a new leader for its Convocation of Episcopal Churches in Europe: Bishop Mark Edington.

08 April 2019

Church of Canada publish list of bishops nominated as next Primate and Archbishop

Bishops Jane Alexander, Linda Nicholls, and Michael Oulton, and Archbishops Ron Cutler and Gregory Kerr-Wilson, nominated as Primate.

28 March 2019

Former Roman Catholic priest Daniel Genovesi consecrated as Anglican Bishop of Uruguay

A former Roman Catholic priest, Daniel Genovesi, has been consecrated as Bishop of Uruguay in Anglican Church of South America.

18 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

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

Archbishop of Canterbury celebrates 25 years of women’s ordination in Church of England

A service has been held in the chapel of Lambeth Palace to celebrate 25 years of the ordination of women in the Church of England.

04 March 2019