Anglicans walking together in the Holy Land

Posted on: February 22, 2019    Anglicans from around the Communion took part in a 12-day pilgrimage to the Holy Land in June 2017, with the theme of “walking together”. Five primates as well as the Anglican Communion Secretary General, Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon, accompanied the pilgrims. Among the highlights of the tour were visits to … Continue reading “Anglicans walking together in the Holy Land”

New Anglican Communion bishops receive induction in Canterbury, Lambeth and the ACO

Posted on: February 7, 2019 Anglican Communion News Service (ACNS) The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, will this afternoon (Thursday) welcome nearly 30 new Anglican bishops from around the world to his official London residence Lambeth Palace. This morning, the bishops are at the Anglican Communion Office (ACO) in west London. They are taking part … Continue reading “New Anglican Communion bishops receive induction in Canterbury, Lambeth and the ACO”

Continued growth for Anglican Communion News Service as page views up 15 per cent

Posted on: January 10, 2019 The Anglican Communion News Service (ACNS) has seen a 15 per cent increase in page views on its anglicannews.org website  over the past 12 months. Just under half-a-million users visited the ACNS website in 2018. The most popular item – one that crashed the website on the day it was published – reported … Continue reading “Continued growth for Anglican Communion News Service as page views up 15 per cent”

Faith leaders discuss gender justice at UN Commission on the Status of Women side-event

Posted on: March 23, 2018   [WCC] As the 62nd session of the UN’s Commission on the Status of Women (CSWS62) was underway this week in New York City, the Revd Canon Terrie Robinson, director for women in society at the Anglican Communion Office, encouraged faith leaders to see their positive role in speaking out … Continue reading “Faith leaders discuss gender justice at UN Commission on the Status of Women side-event”

Archbishop of Canterbury’s “relationships” task group plans Season of Repentance and Prayer

Provisional plans for a season of repentance and prayer across the Anglican Communion next year have been put forward by the Task Group which was set up after the Primates’ Meeting in 2016. The season would be launched with the publication of a specific prayer and would run from Pentecost until late in 2019. The … Continue reading “Archbishop of Canterbury’s “relationships” task group plans Season of Repentance and Prayer”