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Groundbreaking document released on how Anglicans and Roman Catholics can learn from each other

An agreed statement produced by the official commission for dialogue between the Roman Catholic and Anglican churches has been heralded as "ground-breaking" and an...

Prince William concludes historic visit to Jordan, Israel and Palestine

The Anglican Archbishop in Jerusalem, Suheil Dawani, has welcomed a visit by the Duke of Cambridge, Prince William, to the area, and the message...

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry meets backstage with U2, Bono to talk about Reclaiming Jesus

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry met backstage this week with U2 and front man Bono at New York’s Madison Square Garden, where the Episcopal Church...

Convention to face ‘tough societal questions’ confronting the Episcopal Church

When the 79th General Convention considers the resolutions proposed by the House of Deputies Committee on the State of the Church, it will confront “tough...

Third batch of Community of St. Anselm conclude their ‘year in God’s time’

The third group of young people to spend “a year in God’s time” as members of the Community of St Anselm – the new...

Gafcon communiqué urges restrictions on Lambeth Conference invites

Delegates at the third Global Anglican Future Conference (Gafcon), which met in Jerusalem last week, endorsed a communiqué on their final day which called...

Interfaith voices demanding changes to immigration policy make a difference in Washington

Episcopal Church hosts 'family unity' vigil Phones are ringing off the hook at congressional offices on Capitol Hill with Americans demanding migrant children be reunited...

Pope Francis: walking together ‘an act of obedience to the Lord and love for...

Pope Francis has given a strong message about the ecumenical journey during a visit to the World Council of Churches’ headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland....

Episcopal Church to host vigil in D.C. to condemn Trump’s immigration policies separating families

The U.S. government is holding the youngest children – babies and toddlers – separated from their families in “tender age” shelters in south Texas....

Primate of Jerusalem & the Middle East urges Anglicans to work for reconciliation

The Anglican Archbishop in Jerusalem, Suheil Dawani, has stressed the need for reconciliation amongst Anglicans. Speaking to delegates at the Global Anglican Future Conference (GAFCON)...

Anglicans worldwide are working to provide support and care for refugees

Today – June 20 – is World Refugee Day, when the world is called to remember the millions of individuals fleeing their countries as...

£750,000 grant gives major boost to Lambeth Conference 2020

The organizers of the 2020 Lambeth Conference of Anglican bishops have received a major boost with the announcement that Allchurches Trust – owners of...

‘Day of Jubilation’ as new Anglican Church of Rwanda primate is enthroned

Thousands of people from across Rwanda – including Prime Minister Édouard Ngirente – and scores of guests from overseas packed into a stadium in the...

PWRDF, Canadian Foodgrains Bank to join ‘Global Day of Prayer to End Famine’

In Yemen, Somalia, South Sudan and Nigeria, 20 million people are living on the brink of famine, the World Council of Churches, World Evangelical...

Brazil’s Anglican Church changes its canons to allow same-sex marriage

The General Synod of the Igreja Episcopal Anglicana do Brasil – the Anglican Episcopal Church of Brazil (IEAB) has approved changes to its canons to permit...