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Death of Queen Elizabeth II: Statement from the Secretary General of the Anglican Communion

The Secretary General of the Anglican Communion, Bishop Anthony Poggo, issues a statement following the death of Queen Elizabeth II.

09 September 2022

Death of Queen Elizabeth II: Statement by the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has spoke of his “profound sadness” after Queen Elizabeth II died today in Balmoral. 

08 September 2022

Death of Queen Elizabeth II: Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby writes to Primates

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has written to Anglican Primates following the news that Queen Elizabeth II has died.

08 September 2022

Anglican Communion Secretary General pays tribute following death of Metropolitan Kallistos

Secretary General of the Anglican Communion, Dr Josiah Idowu-Fearon, pays tribute to Metropolitan Kallistos of Diokleia who died today.

 

24 August 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

South Sudan: Archbishop, Pope and Moderator in historic joint ecumenical peace pilgrimage

Pope Francis, the Archbishop of Canterbury and Moderator of the Church of Scotland to take part in ecumenical visit to South Sudan.

30 May 2022

Archbishop of Canterbury issues call to prayer for the fifteenth Lambeth Conference

The Archbishop of Canterbury has issued a call for people to pray for the Lambeth Conference and set aside a dedicated day of prayer. 

18 May 2022

Two senior Anglican Communion directors move on to new roles

Director of Unity, Faith and Order, Dr Will Adam; and Director for Administration and Logistics, Stephanie Taylor, moving on to new roles.

21 March 2022

Dean of Canterbury Cathedral to retire

The Dean of Canterbury Cathedral, Robert Willis, is to retire from his position at midnight on 16 May 2022, the eve of his 75th birthday.

16 February 2022

Anglican Primates’ Meeting moved from Rome to London

Anglican Primates' Meeting due to take place in March has been transferred from Rome to London due to Covid-related travel restrictions.

11 February 2022