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Isolation through AIDS highlighted in mission photo competition

A picture of a mother in South Africa suffering with the stigma of living with HIV has won the Church Mission Society’s photo competition.

28 November 2019

Two candidates shortlisted to head up World Council of Churches

A theological professor and an ecumenical leader have been named as the two candidates for the next general secretary of the WCC

13 November 2019

Archbishop’s call to prayer impacts churches around the world

A bishop from Bangladesh claims the Archbishop of Canterbury’s global ecumenical call to prayer has helped bring new life to the church.

24 October 2019

Heartbreak over early resignation of South African bishop

The unexpected resignation of a South African bishop has been attributed to financial pressures, according to the Archbishop of Capetown.

03 October 2019

More than 1,000 people feared dead in Southern Hemisphere’s “worst” cyclone disaster

More than 2.5 million people in southern Africa have been affected by Cyclone Idai, which has created a new “inland ocean” in Mozambique.

20 March 2019

Bishop of Zululand, Monument Makhanya, steps down after sexual misconduct allegation

A bishop in the Anglican Church of Southern Africa has stepped down after a former Deacon lodged a complaint of sexual misconduct.

16 January 2019

Résumé des nouvelles hebdomadaires de l’Agence d’information de la Communion anglicane, le vendredi 12 octobre 2018

Résumé des nouvelles hebdomadaires de l’Agence d’information de la Communion anglicane, le vendredi 12 octobre 2018

12 October 2018

Resumen semanal de noticias del Servicio de Noticias de la Comunión Anglicana a viernes 12 de octubre de 2018

Resumen semanal de noticias del Servicio de Noticias de la Comunión Anglicana a viernes 12 de octubre de 2018

12 October 2018

More than 2000 people gather in Durban for Anglicans Ablaze international renewal event

More than 2000 Anglicans from Southern Africa and around the world were in Durban last week for the Anglicans Ablaze renewal conference.

08 October 2018

Leading anti-Apartheid bishop, Mfaniseni Sigisbert Ndwandwe, has died aged 89

The funeral of the former suffragan bishop of Johannesburg, Mfaniseni Sigisbert Ndwandwe, will take place on Friday 11 May in Matlosane.

08 May 2018