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Church-sponsored play about a refugee in line for national awards

A Church-of-England sponsored play about the plight of a refugee stuck in France while trying to reach the UK has been nominated for two prestigious awards.

22 August 2016

Anglican Communion delegates believe Edinburgh 2010 will 'carry the worldwide church to a new level

Anglican Communion delegates believe Edinburgh 2010 will 'carry the worldwide church to a new level

Three new videos from the Edinburgh 2010 world missionary conference are available at http://www.episcopalchurch.org/81231_ENG_HTM.htm.

06 June 2010

Anglicans express hopes for global Christianity as missionary conference opens in Edinburgh

Anglicans express hopes for global Christianity as missionary conference opens in Edinburgh

Anglicans attending the World Missionary Conference in Edinburgh say that the June 2-6 gathering promises to be a pivotal moment for the global Christian community in discerning its future and exploring how different denominations can work together in partnership.

04 June 2010

Scottish Churches prepare for World Mission Conference

Scottish Churches prepare for World Mission Conference

From 2-6 June, a broad partnership of Scottish churches is welcoming 300 delegates from over 60 countries for the Edinburgh 2010 conference.

26 April 2010

Edinburgh 2010: Youth Competition

Edinburgh 2010: Youth Competition

Next year the world church will be celebrating the Centenary of the World Missionary Conference held in Edinburgh in 1910. Christians from all over the world will meet together in Edinburgh and explore different ways of "Witnessing to Christ today". 

10 August 2009

Edinburgh Welcomes ACC

Edinburgh Welcomes ACC

The splendour of a Solemn Eucharist in St Mary's Cathedral, a lunch with the First Minister of the Scottish Parliament, a private hearing on sexuality and a bus tour of the Royal Mile, were the ingredients of a day in Scotland's capital for the ACC.

19 September 1999

Sermon by the Archbishop of Canterbury

Sermon by the Archbishop of Canterbury

May I on behalf of the Anglican Consultative Council thank the Provost of St Mary's for his welcome to this lovely cathedral. We are glad to be here in this fair city and diocese of Edinburgh and to share in this act of worship with you. Thank you again to Bishop Richard Holloway for his welcome and hospitality.

19 September 1999