Archbishop Rowan Williams leads Anglican delegation at canonisation of Oscar Romero

Posted on: October 15, 2018  The Roman Catholic Archbishop of El Salvador, Oscar Romero, was assassinated in March 1980.   The former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams led an Anglican delegation to the Vatican this weekend for the canonisation of Oscar Romero. The current Archbishop, Justin Welby, sent a letter to Pope Francis in which … Continue reading “Archbishop Rowan Williams leads Anglican delegation at canonisation of Oscar Romero”

Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, to retire in 2020 after Queen Elizabeth extends tenure

Posted on: October 1, 2018 The C, speaks with Queen Elizabeth during a reception at the UK’s Houses of Parliament in Westminster, London, on 20 March 2012. Photo Credit: Toby Melville / Reuters The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, will retire on 7 June 2020 – Trinity Sunday – three days ahead of his … Continue reading “Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, to retire in 2020 after Queen Elizabeth extends tenure”

African bishops call for ecological justice to top agenda at 2020 Lambeth Conference

Posted on: September 28, 2018 The Chair of ACEN, Bishop Ellinah Wamukoya of Swaziland, with some of the Green Anglicans participants at the conference, including the Province’s environmental coordinator, the Revd Canon Rachel Mash. Photo Credit: ACEN A number of African Anglican bishops have said that “Good News for creation and ecological justice” should be … Continue reading “African bishops call for ecological justice to top agenda at 2020 Lambeth Conference”

Community of St Anselm’s latest international intake commissioned at Lambeth Palace

Posted on: September 28, 2018 The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, presents crosses to the new intake of the Community of St Anselm during their commissioning service today in Lambeth Palace Photo Credit: ACNS The latest members of the St Anselm’s community at Lambeth Palace have been commissioned by the Archbishop of Canterbury. Nineteen members … Continue reading “Community of St Anselm’s latest international intake commissioned at Lambeth Palace”

Anglicans join call to UN for more help to internally displaced people

By Anglican Communion News Service ACNS September 21, 2018 A little girl carries a baby at a camp for internally displaced people in Abuja, Nigeria. Photo: Paschal Okwara/Shutterstock The secretary general of the Anglican Communion, Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon, has joined a number of Anglican primates and other faith leaders calling on heads of state to support … Continue reading “Anglicans join call to UN for more help to internally displaced people”