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Standing Committee prepares for Anglican Consultative Council meeting in Hong Kong

The Anglican Communion Standing Committee gives smaller Provinces greater representation at the Anglican Consultative Council.

05 September 2018

Anglican Communion Standing Committee affirms Chilean provincial aspiration

The Anglican Diocese of Chile should become a Province in its own right, the Anglican Consultative Council’s Standing Committee has decided.

05 September 2018

Dr Josiah Idowu-Fearon issues strong rebuke to peddlers of “fake news” about the Anglican Communion

The Secretary General of the Anglican Communion has strongly condemned people who “militantly present falsehoods” about the Communion.

04 September 2018

Anglican Consultative Council Chair expresses hope of Provincial status for Chile

An official delegation has concluded a visit to Chile ahead of a decision on whether it will become 40th Province of the Anglican Communion.

15 August 2018

Hong Kong could host ACC-17 after Brazil 'postponement'

The next meeting of the Anglican Consultative Council (ACC-17) could take place in Hong Kong following a decision to move it from Sao Paulo in Brazil.

05 September 2017

Secretary General clarifies ACNA position with Communion as he reports to Standing Committee

Following press reports, The Secretary General, Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon, has stressed that the Anglican Church of North America is not a province of the Anglican Communion.

05 September 2017

Secretary General rejects criticism over Walking Together resolution

The secretary general of the Anglican Communion, Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon, has rejected criticism from six former members of the ACC’s standing committee of statements made during and after ACC-16 about Resolution 16.24 – “Walking Together” – which deals with the ACC's response to the Primates’ Meeting in January.

08 May 2016

The Truth Shall Set You Free - Bishop James Tengatenga's farewell sermon

The full text of the sermon delivered by Bishop James Tengatenga at the closing eucharist of ACC-16 in the Cathedral of the Holy Cross in Lusaka, Zambia on Tuesday. This was Bishop Tengatenga’s last sermon as chair of the ACC.

20 April 2016

New leaders elected for worldwide Anglican Communion

A lay canon of England’s Liverpool Cathedral has been elected unopposed to serve as vice-chair of the Anglican Consultative Council. She joins the Archbishop of Hong Kong, the Most Revd Dr Paul Kwong, who was elected last week as chair of the body; and five new members of the Standing Committee.

19 April 2016

ACC Standing Committee Report

Report from the Meeting of the Standing Committee of 6-7 April, 2016 to the 16th Meeting of the Anglican Consultative Council.

07 April 2016