Anglican Consultative Council

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April 2, 2019

The congregation, made up mostly of bishops and their spouses, gathered for Eucharist on July 17, 2008, under what was known as “The Big Top” tent at the University of Kent. Photo: Scott Gunn/Anglican Communion News Service

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March 28, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] The seventeenth meeting of the Anglican Consultative Council – ACC-17 – begins in a month in Hong Kong. The ACC, one of four Instruments of the Anglican Communion, includes archbishops, bishops, priests, and laity from the 40 autonomous churches of the Anglican...

March 27, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] The five Christian denominations closely associated with the Joint Declaration on the Doctrine of Justification (JDDJ) are taking part in a private consultation and public events this week to discuss how to take the document further. The JDDJ was originally...

February 8, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Anglican Communion’s Director for Communications, Adrian Butcher, is stepping down after three years. Butcher, who worked for BBC News for 25 years before coming to the Anglican Communion Office (ACO), took up the post just before the last meeting of the...

January 18, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] The next meeting of the triennial Anglican Consultative Council begins in 100 days time in Hong Kong.

“As chair of ACC and primate of the host province, I cannot be more excited and honored to welcome all ACC delegates representing 40 provinces and...

September 10, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] Members of the Anglican Consultative Council will discuss global safeguarding guidelines when they meet next year in Hong Kong. The guidelines are being drawn up by an international Anglican Safe Church Commission, which was established by the Council when it...

September 5, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] Members of the Anglican Consultative Council’s Standing Committee have adopted changes to the membership schedule to increase representative from smaller provinces. Currently, larger provinces are entitled to three members, medium-sized provinces are entitled...

March 27, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] The 17th meeting of the Anglican Consultative Council, or ACC, will take place in Hong Kong from April 28 to May 5, 2019, it was confirmed March 28. The ACC is one of the Anglican Communion’s four “Instruments of Communion” and the only one that includes laity...

February 18, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] Anglican provinces around the world have responded positively to Pope Francis’ call for an ecumenical day of prayer and fasting for peace, with a particular focus on South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo. The pope made his call during his traditional...

February 15, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] Members of the Anglican Communion’s new Inter Faith Commission will gather for their first meeting next week in Cairo, Egypt. The AIFC was requested by the Anglican Consultative Council when they met in Lusaka in 2016, and launched at the Primates’ Meeting in...

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