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June 29, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Anglican Archbishop in Jerusalem Suheil Dawani has spoken of his “delight” at news that a mine clearance charity has secured permission to de-mine the area around the West Bank of the...

June 29, 2016

Archbishop of Chile Héctor Zavala has called on church members to “participate and actively be involved” in drawing up a new constitution for the South American country.Photo Credit: Diocese of Chile [Anglican Communion...

June 29, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The June 28 terror attack at Istanbul International Airport has been met with a wave of prayer from Anglican and other Christian leaders. “Our hearts cry out in prayer for the victims and...

June 28, 2016

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan’s selfie with Archbishop Justin Welby and Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis in front of 100 young people from different faith groups has been widely shared on social media and praised as an example of UK unity at...

June 28, 2016

Located next to one of Japan’s remaining leprosy sanatoriums, the National Hansen’s Disease Museum is dedicated to education about Hansen’s disease (leprosy) and to eliminate discriminatory practices against its...

June 27, 2016

St. Aidan’s Church, Bamburgh, founded by the saint whose name it bears, is the new burial site of 110 Anglo-Saxon Christian converts who may well have heard the saint preach.Photo: Christine Matthews [Anglican Communion News Service...

June 26, 2016

The Most Rev. Ephraim S Fajutagana, Supreme Bishop of the Philippine Independent Church, undergoes an HIV test as part of the National Council of Churches in the Philippines public campaign to remove the stigma associated with HIV/AIDS...

June 24, 2016

Photo: FRRME [Anglican Communion News Service] The President of the Foundation for Relief and Reconciliation in the Middle East (FRRME), Canon Andrew White, has been suspended by the charity’s trustees. And the charity itself is the...

June 23, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Nippon Sei Ko Kai (NSKK), the Anglican Church in Japan, is offering young Anglican academics the opportunity to undertake a fully funded 18-month research fellowship in Tokyo. Applications are...

June 23, 2016

The archbishop-elect of Burundi, the Rt. Rev. Martin Blaise NyabohoPhoto: Anglican Church of Burundi [Anglican Communion News Service] Bishop of Makamba Martin Blaise Nyaboho has been elected as the fourth archbishop and primate of...

June 23, 2016

Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II Karim of the Syriac Orthodox Church. Photo: Christian Conference of Asia [Anglican Communion News Service] An assassination attempt on Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II Karim of the Syriac Orthodox Church has...

June 23, 2016

The remains of Grace Secondary School in Sudan’s Nuba Mountains. Photo: Diocese of Kadugli [Anglican Communion News Service] The only secondary school Umdorain County, in Sudan’s South Kordofan state, has been destroyed in...

June 20, 2016

It is easy to forget that the 65.3 million refugees are individual people – like six-year-old Taim, who crossed the Aegean Sea last year with his family, landing on the Greek island of Chios. Photo: Jeffrey / ACT Alliance [Anglican...

June 17, 2016

Brendan Cox tweeted this photo of his wife, 41-year-old mother-of-two Jo Cox, the Labour MP for Batley and Spen, after she was fatally shot and stabbed yesterday. Photo: Brendan Cox [Anglican Communion News Service] Churches...

June 16, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Australia’s Anglican Overseas Aid and the Australian Board of Mission have teamed up with more than 50 aid and development agencies to campaign against significant cuts to the country’s aid...

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