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April 26, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Bishop of Liverpool, the Rt Revd Paul Bayes, has spoken of the “loss, grief and pain” felt by the victims of the Hillsborough disaster as a jury ruled that the 96 Liverpool FC fans...

April 25, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The provinces of the Anglican Communion have been invited to set aside the Sunday closest to the feast of Saint Augustine of Canterbury (May 26) as Anglican Communion Sunday, with a special focus of...

April 25, 2016

The Rev. Rose Hudson-Wilkin celebrates the Eucharist at the Cathedral of the Holy Cross in Lusaka. Photo: Gavin Drake/ACNS [Anglican Communion News Service] When the Anglican Consultative Council met for its 16th plenary meeting (...

April 25, 2016

The President of the Republic of Zambia, Edgar Lungu, with Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby; and Archbishop of Central Africa Albert Chama. Photo: Gavin Drake / ACNS [Anglican Communion News Service] The announcement that Zambia...

April 15, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Church of England’s investment bodies joined a mass revolt against a proposed pay deal of some £14 million GBP ($19.8 million) for BP chief executive Bob Dudley April 15. The rebellion...

April 15, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Church of England’s investment bodies joined a mass revolt against a proposed pay deal of some £14 million GBP ($19.8 million) for BP chief executive Bob Dudley April 15. The rebellion...

April 15, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service — Lusaka, Zambia] The Church of England’s Bishop of Chelmsford Stephen Cottrell, has suggested that churches should “renegotiate the Sunday contract” to include adult Sunday...

April 12, 2016

Bishop of Nairobi Joel Waweru receives the Anglican Communion’s new youth work recognition award from Bishop James Tengatenga, the chair of the ACC, watched on by Bishop of Lusaka David Njovu. Photo: Gavin Drake/Anglican Communion News...

April 7, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Bishops around the world should plant a tree every time they do a confirmation or baptism – that was one of the suggestions put to the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby by a group of young...

April 4, 2016

Christians, Muslims and Hindus light candles and join in prayer at the site of last week’s bomb attack in the Gulshan-e Iqbal park in Lahore, which resulted in the deaths of at least 76 people and 300 people being injured. Photo:...

March 31, 2016

A blast furnace at the Tata Steel plant in Port Talbot, Wales. Around 4,000 jobs are at risk here, and a further 11,000 throughout the U.K. following Tata’s decision to divest of its U.K. operations Photo: Wikimedia [Anglican...

March 31, 2016

This image of baptisms in India has been chosen as the cover illustration of “Intentional Discipleship and Disciple-Making – An Anglican Guide for Christian Life and Formation,” a major new report from the Anglican...

March 30, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Archbishop of Cape Town, Thabo Makgoba, has called for a “tsunami of truth-telling” after the president of South Africa, Jacob Zuma, lost a court battle brought by campaigners who alleged he...

March 29, 2016

The Moderator of the Church of Pakistan, Bishop Samuel Azariah visits victims of Easter Sunday’s bomb blast in Lahore to support them and their families. Photo: Diocese of Raiwind [Anglican Communion News Service] The prime minister...

March 28, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Shareholders in ExxonMobil will be allowed to vote on a climate change resolution brought by the Church of England and other significant institutional investors, after the U.S. Securities and Exchange...

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