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September 30, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The historic first public meeting between a pope and an archbishop of Canterbury since the Reformation took place 50 years ago in Rome. It was a milestone in ecumenical relations when Archbishop Michael...

September 30, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Provincial Synod of the Anglican Church of Southern Africa (ACSA) has agreed in principle to divest from fossil fuels. But they face a problem with putting this into practice because there are...

September 29, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] A new collection of resources to strengthen and support the use of the Bible in the life of the Church has been published by the Anglican Communion. Described as a tool-kit, the Deeper Engagement...

September 29, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Primate of Jerusalem and the Middle East, Archbishop Mouneer Anis, has said that the Anglican church in Tripoli is struggling to survive. In a message on the website of the Diocese of Egypt with North...

September 28, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] More than 700 new believers were baptised at a celebratory service held to mark the 70th anniversary of the Church of South India. The moderators of the Church of South India (CSI) and the Church of North...

September 27, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Five young women are beginning a year-long monastic journey as part of a new Companions on the Way program. They were commissioned earlier this month by Huron Coadjutor Bishop Linda Nicholls, and...

September 26, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The archbishops of Armagh and Canterbury have issued a joint statement welcoming the negotiated end of a three-year stand-off between a protestant group and Roman Catholic residents. The loyalist...

September 26, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Archbishop of Cape Town Thabo Makgoba has appealed for calm after violent protests gripped universities across South Africa. After a major series of protests last year, students are once again...

September 23, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The U.K.-based Christian environmental charity A Rocha is expanding its already-successful Eco Church award scheme and is now looking to recognize Eco Dioceses. Ruth Valerio, A Rocha’s director of...

September 22, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Anglicans have welcomed the New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants, which was agreed by world leaders at the UN General Assembly’s High Level Meeting on Monday. The declaration “...

September 21, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The global Anglican agency Mission to Seafarers has come to the aid of stranded crew members working for Hanjin Shipping. The South Korean company operates one of the world’s largest shipping lines, but...

September 19, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Church of England has confirmed the membership of its new Bishops’ Reflection Group which has been established to help the church’s bishops as they continue to reflect on issues relating...

September 19, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Archbishop Emeritus of Cape Town Desmond Tutu has turned to social media to thank well-wishers after he was once-again hospitalized. Tutu was discharged from hospital on Sept. 14 after a three-...

September 16, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The bishops of the Church of England have begun a process of “episcopal discernment” on issues of sexuality. The process began this week at a meeting of the College of Bishops – all...

September 15, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Archbishop Emeritus of Cape Town Desmond Tutu has been discharged from hospital after undergoing what has been described as “a minor surgical procedure.” Tutu was admitted to hospital...

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