Anglican Communion

The Anglican Communion is the gathering of Anglican and Episcopal churches from around the world. Today, the Anglican Communion comprises more than 80 million members in 44 regional and national member churches in more than 160 countries.

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November 25, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] A battle over control of an Anglican college in Pakistan is continuing this month after new legal moves by the Pakistan government to implement its nationalization of schools and colleges. The Primate of the united Church of Pakistan and Bishop of Peshawar,...

November 25, 2019

Members of the Anglican Indigenous Network gather after a Eucharist at Epiphany Church in Kaimuki, Hawaii. Photo: Bruce Hanohano/Diocese of Hawaii

[Anglican Communion News Service] A gathering of the Anglican Indigenous Network (AIN...

November 8, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Archbishop of York John Sentamu has called for urgent action to stop the oil spills that are devastating communities in Nigeria’s Bayelsa state.

Following the release of an interim report of the Bayelsa State Oil and Environmental Commission, which...

October 4, 2019

[Episcopal News Service – Canterbury, U.K.] As a child, Presiding Bishop Michael Curry would listen intently as his grandma sang hymns at the kitchen sink.

Familiar tunes gave meaning to holy words. Even in her darkest moments of despair, as her daughter lay dying in...

October 2, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] A former Anglican Communion staff member has been appointed as the archbishop of Canterbury’s new adviser for reconciliation.

The Rev. Canon Flora Winfield will lead the archbishop’s reconciliation work, which is a core aspect of his ministry. Winfield...

September 27, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] An indigenous bishop from Sabah in Malaysia Sabah Bishop Melter J. Tais has been elected as the next Archbishop of South East Asia. and will take up his new role in February. Tais will follow Archbishop Ng Moon Hing and will lead the province for the next four...

September 27, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] Archbishop Henry Chukwudum Ndukuba, bishop of Gombe, has been elected as the next primate of the Anglican Church in Nigeria, to succeed Archbishop Nicholas Okoh in March.

Ndukuba was elected this week by the Episcopal Synod during the province’s Standing...

September 27, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] At a national prayer breakfast organized on Sept. 19 by the South Sudan Council of Churches, Archbishop of South Sudan Justin Badi Arama preached what he described as “a message of love” to the church leaders, senior government officials and members of the...

September 12, 2019

Archbishop Justin Welby at the memorial for the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre in India. Photo: Lambeth Palace

[Anglican Communion News Service] Learning from the past is essential to prevent further atrocities like the Jallianwala Bagh...

September 6, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] After Hurricane Dorian left a trail of devastation in the Bahamas, the priest at St. Stephen’s Anglican Church in Grand Bahama has asked for prayer for all those affected.

Giving an update on a local TV station, the...

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