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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March 6, 2020

[Anglican Journal] As cases of the novel coronavirus are confirmed in Canada, Anglican Church of Canada leaders have responded with a review of good hygiene practices in pastoral care and public worship — with at least one diocese suspending sharing of the common cup in worship.

As of...

March 4, 2020

Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby with Pete Greig at Lambeth Palace for the launch of the Thy Kingdom Come global wave of prayer. Photo: Ben Jones/Missional Generation

[Anglican Communion News Service] The global ecumenical...

February 28, 2020

Bishop Philip Huggins, president of the National Council of Churches in Australia. Photo: Ivars Kupcis/WCC

[World Council of Churches] At the the 57th session of the World Council of Churches (WCC) Commission of...

February 27, 2020

UN peacekeepers work in North Kivu in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Photo: Kevin Jordan via ACNS

[Anglican Communion News Service] A spate of violence against Christians has included the murder of the Archdeacon of Eringeti,...

February 24, 2020

Protest participants at Unist’ot’en Camp honor missing and murdered indigenous women and girls as police move toward the camp. Photo: Michael Toledano via Anglican Journal

[Anglican Journal] A statement calling on the government of...

February 19, 2020

Human rights activist Ana Sepulveda carries pieces of cloth with names of missing or killed people during a protest against violence in Mexico City on Jan. 26. Photo courtesy ACNS

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Anglican and...

February 19, 2020

Pilgrims arrive in Kitgum, the burial site of Archbishop Janani Luwum, who was martyred in 1977. Photo courtesy ACNS

[Anglican Communion News Service] A group of 76 pilgrims has walked the final journey of Archbishop Janani Luwum to...

February 17, 2020

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Michael Curry, right, and Anglican Church of Mexico Archbishop Francisco Moreno sign a bilateral agreement, effectively moving the two churches into a reciprocal relationship, at a special Eucharist held at...

February 13, 2020

[Church of England] The Church of England’s General Synod has set new targets for all parts of the church to work to become carbon “net zero” by 2030.

At its February 2020 meeting, members voted in favor of a revised date encouraging all parts of the Church of England to take action and...

February 11, 2020

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Anglican Church of Canada launched a podcast on Feb. 3 entitled “Sacred Teachings: Wisdom of the Land.” The podcast is an eight-part series featuring indigenous speakers, who will share their insights, wisdom, traditions and stories about the sacredness of...

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