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Patriarchs and Heads of Churches mourn civilian victims of the massacre in Gaza

The Patriarchs and Heads of the Churches in Jerusalem have issued a statement following the explosion at al-Ahli Arab Hospital in Gaza.

18 October 2023

Church of England and Anglican Communion respond to inaccurate press statements

Statements issued this week by the “GSFA Steering Committee” and the “Gafcon Primates Council” contain several inaccuracies.

21 October 2022

Episcopalians respond to Donald Trump election victory

Members of the US-based Episcopal Church have been responding to last week’s presidential election victory by Donald Trump.

14 November 2016

Church leaders: South Africa facing constitutional crisis

South Africa’s church leaders have said that the country is facing a constitutional crisis.

21 October 2016

A Statement from the Anglican Communion's secretary-general

The Anglican Communion Office has released this statement in response to recent comments on events leading up to the Anglican Consultative Council meeting, ACC-16.

11 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

Easter Message from the Patriarchs and Heads of Churches of Jerusalem

An Easter message from the Patriarchs and Heads of Churches of Jerusalem.

31 March 2016

US bishops "troubled by the violent forces" of political rhetoric

The House of Bishops of the Episcopal Church in America has issued a unanimous “word to the church” expressing concern about the language being used in the US political season. 

17 March 2016

Canada: Bishops' statement ahead of Synod's same-sex marriage vote

A draft resolution to change Canada’s Marriage Canon to accommodate the marriage of same-sex partners is not likely to pass in the Order of Bishops by the required 2/3rds majority, the House of Bishops have said in a statement. Officials from the Anglican Church of Canada's General Synod have responded to the announcement.

01 March 2016

Primates' statement on evangelism

The Primates have issued a statement on evangelism as part of their communiqué

15 January 2016