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Anglicans joined Christians and people of other faiths to pray for peace at Christmas

Events were held throughout the world over Christmas at which Anglicans prayed for peace and reconciliation in their nations with other Christians and people of different faiths.

07 January 2020

New Archbishop of York is announced to succeed Dr John Sentamu

The Church of England’s next Archbishop of York is to be the Bishop of Chelmsford, Stephen Cottrell, who will succeed Dr John Sentamu

17 December 2019

A big Anglican welcome planned for Lambeth Conference delegates

Anglican Parishes and dioceses across England, Wales and Scotland are gearing up to welcome more than 1,000 Anglican bishops

12 December 2019

Strategic role for new Dean of Gibraltar

A former university chaplain who served in the Democratic Republic of the Congo is to lead the Cathedral of Gibraltar as its Dean.

11 December 2019

Youth Network aims to breathe new life into Anglican Communion’s mission

Young people across the churches of the Anglican Communion are being sought to represent their regions on the new Anglican Youth Network.

11 December 2019

Archbishop of the Anglican Church of Australia to resign

Archbishop of Melbourne will be resigning as Primate of the Anglican Church of Australia in March, after almost six years in post.

28 November 2019

Archbishop Ian Ernest installed as Director of the Anglican Centre in Rome

Archbishop of Canterbury formally commissions the new Director of the Anglican Centre in Rome during an ecumenical bi-lingual service.

15 November 2019

Church of Ireland celebrates 150 years of independence from the state

The Church of Ireland is celebrating and marking one hundred and fifty years since it was disestablished from the Church of England

14 November 2019

Pope Francis and Archbishop Justin Welby plan united visit to South Sudan

The first joint visit by a Pope and an Archbishop of Canterbury could take place in South Sudan, the Vatican and Lambeth Palace announced

14 November 2019

Archbishops support church training on tackling latest Ebola epidemic in DRC

Two archbishops have backed new training for churches in the Democratic Republic of Congo, designed to help tackle the Ebola epidemic

30 October 2019