Anglican Consultative Council


April 16, 2016

[Episcopal News Service — Lusaka, Zambia] The Anglican Consultative Council’s 16th meeting at the Cathedral of the Holy Cross began on April 8 and closes April 19.

Members of the ACC-16 meeting pose on the cathedral steps. Connecticut Bishop Ian Douglas is in the front...

April 15, 2016

[Episcopal News Service — Lusaka, Zambia] Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby delivered his presidential address April 15 to the 16th meeting of the Anglican Consultative Council at the Cathedral of the Holy Cross here.

April 15, 2016

Archbishop Paul Kwong, center, the second and current archbishop and primate of Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui was elected April 15 to chair the Anglican Consultative Council. Photo: Mary Frances Schjonberg/Episcopal News Service

[Episcopal News Service – Lusaka, Zambia] The...

April 15, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service — Lusaka, Zambia] The Church of England’s Bishop of Chelmsford Stephen Cottrell, has suggested that churches should “renegotiate the Sunday contract” to include adult Sunday schools and eating together. The bishop made his comment during a plenary...

April 13, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service — Lusaka, Zambia] Empowering discipleship and tackling gender inequality; promoting reconciliation and supporting humanitarian work in conflict areas and following disasters – just some of the topics highlighted when Anglican Communion departmental...

April 12, 2016

Bishop of Nairobi Joel Waweru receives the Anglican Communion’s new youth work recognition award from Bishop James Tengatenga, the chair of the ACC, watched on by Bishop of Lusaka David Njovu. Photo: Gavin Drake/Anglican Communion News Service

[Anglican Communion News Service] Youth...

April 12, 2016

[Episcopal News Service – Lusaka, Zambia] The Anglican Consultative Council was asked April 12 to determine how to handle the fact that 15 of the 38 provinces do not contribute to the communion budget or give very small amounts.

For the first time, members of the ACC were given...

April 12, 2016

Diocese of Connecticut Bishop Ian Douglas, the Episcopal Church’s bishop member of the Anglican Consultative Council, sent the following letter April 12 the members of the ACC Standing Committee who were at that group’s April 6-7 meeting.

April 12, 2016

Dear Sisters and...