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September 14, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Archbishop of Cape Town Thabo Makgoba has published an open letter affirming his support for South Africa’s embattled finance minister Pravin Gordhan. The minister is being investigated by...

September 13, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The relationship between the World Council of Churches and the Roman Catholic Church is being reviewed in a five-day meeting beginning today at the Ecumenical Centre in Switzerland. Full article.

September 13, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] A new safeguarding strategy to protect children, young people and vulnerable adults will be launched by the Church in Wales tomorrow (Wednesday). The church has strengthened its team of safeguarding...

September 12, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The president and prime minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo headed a list of dignitaries at the installation of the new archbishop of the Province de L’Eglise Anglicane Du Congo – the...

September 12, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The primus of Scotland, the archbishop of Wales and former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams have called on the U.K. government “urgently to revise its policy towards refugees.”...

September 9, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Bishop Jonathan Casimina of Davao in the Philippines has led a candlelit memorial service at the site of last week’s terrorist attack at the Roxas Night Market. Some 14 people were killed and...

September 9, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The primate of the Anglican Church of Australia, Archbishop Philip Freier, has welcomed a proposed referendum on whether the country should allow same-sex marriages, but expressed concern about the...

September 9, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby is issuing an international call to prayer for evangelism leading up to Pentecost Sunday in 2017. The worldwide roll-out of the Thy Kingdom Come prayer...

September 8, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Archbishop Emeritus of Cape Town Desmond Tutu is recovering in hospital “in good spirits” after surgery on Sept. 7. Tutu has battled recurring infections since mid-2015 and was admitted...

September 8, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] More church leaders have added their voice to the chorus of welcome for last weekend’s announcement that both China and the U.S. – the two largest emitters of greenhouse gasses – have...

September 7, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The 15th anniversary of the world’s deadliest terror attack will be remembered in special services and events in New York City and throughout the U.S. this weekend. Almost 3,000 people were...

September 6, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The bishop of Davao in the Philippines has condemned “in unequivocal terms” a bomb attack in the city’s night time market on Sept. 2 that killed 14 people – one of them a...

September 6, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Church leaders from around the world have welcomed the announcement that the U.S. and China have ratified the U.N.’s climate change agreement that was reached in Paris last November. The news...

September 6, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] After 20 years of prayers, hopes and fundraising, a new women’s mission center opened in Seoul, Korea, in early September. The idea for the center was first mooted in a resolution from the Anglican...

September 6, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] A security guard at a church in a Christian colony in Peshawar foiled a major terror attack on Sept. 2 before being killed in a subsequent gun-battle. Four suicide bombers entered the colony, on the city...

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