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Canada’s National Indigenous archbishop resigns after sexual misconduct allegations

Mark MacDonald of the Anglican Church of Canada resigns and relinquishes exercise of ministry after allegations of sexual misconduct. 

18 May 2022

Anglican Communion consulted on greater voice in choice of future Archbishops of Canterbury

The Archbishops’ Council considers a proposal to change the make-up of the body which nominates future Archbishops of Canterbury.

02 February 2022

Archbishop Titre Ande Georges installed as Primate of L’Eglise Anglicane du Congo

Archbishop Titre Ande Georges, known commonly as Archbishop Ande, has been installed as the Primate of L’Eglise Anglicane du Congo.

24 January 2022

Housing crisis: C of E report suggests law change to recognise social benefit

Report by C of E Housing Commission proposes change to charity law so that Churches can use land for social as well as economic benefit.

01 March 2021

Wangaratta’s same-sex wedding blessing “valid”, Australia’s highest Church court rules

The Church of AustraliaAppellate Tribunal has issued legal Opinions after referrals related to the Dioceses of Wangaratta and Newcastle.

12 November 2020

Canadian Primate concerned about growth in societal stress as Covid-19 pandemic lingers

Archbishop Linda Nicholls says “semi-permanent pattern of living and working” with Covid-19 is leading to a rise in mental health issues.

11 November 2020

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

Youth officer’s advocacy helps Scottish churches tackle rural poverty

A youth officer from the Scottish Episcopal Church has been helping rural churches take steps to tackle child poverty in their communities.

15 August 2019

Watershed vote as Anglican Church of Canada supports an indigenous church

The Synod of the Anglican Church of Canada has voted overwhelmingly to enable a self-determining indigenous church within the Church.

19 July 2019

Anglican Church of Canada elects its first female primate – Bishop Linda Nicholls

The Church of Canada has elected the Bishop of Huron, Linda Nicholls, to succeed Archbishop Fred Hiltz as its next primate and archbishop.

15 July 2019