Anglican Church of Papua New Guinea


March 6, 2017

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Anglican primates of Oceania, who have been meeting in Australia, have warned of the threat to their region from climate change. In a joint statement, the five primates said: “We agreed that as whole nations of ocean people lose their island homes, climate...

February 8, 2013

[Anglican Alliance] The Anglican Alliance is calling for prayers for people affected by an undersea earthquake in the Solomon Islands, triggering a tsunami, killing people and destroying homes on some outlying islands.

With a magnitude 8.0, the earthquake triggered a three foot tsunami,...

December 15, 2011

[Episcopal News Service] The Anglican Church of Papua New Guinea has announced that its Provincial Council has “approved and accepted” the Anglican Covenant, according to an article on the Anglican Communion News Service.

The covenant is a set of principles intended to bind the Anglican...

June 15, 2010

The provincial council of the Anglican Church of Papua New Guinea has elected the Rt. Rev. Joseph Kopapa, bishop of Popondota diocese, as its new archbishop and primate.

The election took place on June 11 at the council's meeting in Port Moresby, according to a release from the province...

March 3, 2009

More than three million people worldwide will be worshipping together during an annual day of prayer on Friday, March 6, using a service prepared by Christian women in Papua New Guinea.

Further information and resources for the Women's World Day of Prayer are available here.