This website is best viewed with CSS and JavaScript enabled.

Home > methodist

News Stories


Church of England and Methodists to consider full communion

The Church of England and the Methodist Church in Britain are to consider proposals that would bring them into a new relationship of full communion, after a period of some 200 years of formal separation.

27 June 2017

Anglican-Methodist ministry exchange delayed

Moves towards the mutual recognition and acceptance of Anglican and Methodist ministers in New Zealand have been delayed by at least two years after the Province’s General Synod heard that their Council for Ecumenism had not considered a report from the Anglican-Methodist Dialogue Group.

19 May 2016

Reformation and unity in ACC's ecumenical resolutions

A call for Anglicans to commemorate next year’s 500th anniversary of the Reformation and the commendation of a number of new inter-denominational agreements and reports were amongst a raft of ecumenical resolutions adopted by the Anglican Consultative Council when they met in Lusaka, Zambia, earlier this month.

26 April 2016

Four Nations Faith and Order Consultation considers current issues

Meeting of representatives from Church of Ireland, Church of England, Church in Wales and Scottish Episcopal Church

18 June 2015

Anglican-Methodist dialogue report launched at home of St Patrick

Archbishop of Canterbury, World Methodist Conference Vice President commend unity ‘tool kit’

20 March 2015

Archbishop Welby makes St Patrick's Day visit to Northern Ireland

The Archbishop of Canterbury spoke on the theme of reconciliation and encouraged young people to be peacemakers.

18 March 2015

CofE, Methodists committed to safeguarding collaboration

The two Churches remain committed to joint working on safeguarding but "changes are needed in the light of new demands".

26 August 2014

England: Methodists step up to the challenge of the Covenant

The Methodist Church has made a commitment to taking a major step forward in its relationship with the Church of England.

01 July 2014

Abp Welby to address 2013 Methodist conference

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, will address the annual British Methodist Conference on Wednesday 10 July

29 May 2013

Communique - Anglican-Methodist International Commission for Unity in Mission

The fourth meeting of the Anglican-Methodist International Commission for Unity in Mission (AMICUM) took place near Baltimore, Maryland, 10-16 February 2012

16 February 2012