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Anglican Communion Chair Maggie Swinson commissioned during Liverpool Cathedral service

The Chair of the Anglican Communion Standing Committee, Canon Maggie Swinson, is commissioned for her role in the Cathedral.

14 November 2023

Liverpool Lay Canon elected unopposed as Chair of global Anglican Consultative Council

Canon Maggie Swinson, a lay canon from England, has been has been acclaimed as the new Chair of the Anglican Consultative Council.

16 February 2023

Church of England unveils £24 million national investment in new churches and evangelism

The Church of England has announced grants of £24.4 million in the latest tranche of its Renewal and Reform programme funding.

04 January 2018

Anglican solidarity after Roman Catholic cathedral burgled

Liverpool’s Anglican cathedral has donated the proceeds of its collection boxes to its Roman Catholic neighbour, after its boxes were destroyed by burglars.

17 October 2016

Companion link sees US bishop take assisting role in Liverpool

A companion link between the US-based Episcopal Church’s Diocese of Virginia and the Church of England’s Diocese of Liverpool took a step further this week when the Suffragan Bishop of Virginia was commissioned to serve also as the Assisting Bishop of Liverpool.

04 May 2016

Bishop of Liverpool: Hillsborough is a story of "loss grief and pain"

The Bishop of Liverpool, the Rt Revd Paul Bayes, has spoken of the “loss, grief and pain” felt by the victims of the Hillsborough disaster as a jury ruled that the 96 Liverpool FC fans who were killed in a crush at the FA Cup semi-final match against Nottingham Forest in April 1989 were unlawfully killed.

26 April 2016

England: Financial advice to be available in churches

The Church of England has launched a new scheme to promote responsible lending

28 May 2014

Next Bishop of Durham says, 'The Church needs to be in the business of growth

Next Bishop of Durham says, 'The Church needs to be in the business of growth

As the Dean of Liverpool, Justin Welby, prepares to leave Merseyside to become Bishop of Durham, he spoke of the need to continue to focus on growth in his future Diocese.

28 September 2011