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May 13, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] A new research center has been opened in Cairo as part of a newly renovated archive facility for the Episcopal Diocese of Egypt. The new Cairo Research Centre has been created by the Diocese of Egypt, in...

May 13, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Bishop of Colombo Dhiloraj Canagasabey, the senior bishop of the Church of Ceylon, has urged Sri Lankans to unite and appreciate religious and ethnic diversity. Speaking to reporters, Dhiloraj issued a...

May 6, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] On the final morning  (May 4) of the formal meetings of the 17th meeting of the Anglican Consultative Council (ACC-17) in Hong Kong, three new members have been elected to the Standing Committee...

May 2, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] While in Hong Kong for the 17th meeting of the Anglican Consultative Council, Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby took a break May 1 to see discipleship in action by meeting with Jackie Pullinger at the...

April 29, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Standing Committee of the Anglican Consultative Council met on April 27 in Hong Kong to deal with its regular business and to prepare for the 17th meeting of the Anglican Consultative Council, which...

April 26, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] Some parts of the the week-long 17th meeting of the Anglican Consultative Council,  which begins April 28 in Hong Kong, will be livestreamed here (where they will also be available for later playback...

April 26, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby is inviting leaders of other Christian churches to send observers to next year’s Lambeth Conference of Anglican bishops. For next year’s event, invitations are being...

April 26, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] The bishops of the Anglican Church of Ceylon have written to clergy, wardens and lay leadership urging them to “prayerfully discern whether it is prudent to hold the worship” on Sunday, April 28. Their...

April 22, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Presiding Bishop of the Anglican Church of Ceylon, Dhiloraj Canagasabey, has defiantly expressed his faith in God as terrorists attacked Churches in Sri Lanka. On Sunday afternoon, London time, the...

April 22, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] Archbishop Justin Welby’s Easter letter to churches around the world Lift up your heart, lift up your voice Rejoice, again, I say, Rejoice! These words, the refrain of Hymn VIII of Charles Wesley’...

April 12, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] An ecumenical spiritual retreat led by the Archbishop of Canterbury and Pope Francis at the Vatican ended April 11 with Pope Francis kissing the feet of South Sudan’s political leaders. The unprecedented...

April 12, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] Organizers of next year’s Lambeth Conference of Anglican bishops have announced that 502 bishops and 382 spouses have so far registered for the decennial event, with the numbers rising each day....

April 9, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] Political and Christian leaders from South Sudan will gather in the Vatican this week for an unprecedented spiritual retreat led by Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby and Pope Francis. The retreat was...

April 9, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] The “gentle and soft spoken” bursar of the Anglican Diocese of Akure in Nigeria’s Ondo State, Gabriel Abiodun, has been shot and killed by robbers who escaped with ₦500,000 Naira (approximately $1,300)....

April 9, 2019

[Anglican Communion News Service] Anglican Communion Director for Women in Church and Society the Rev. Terrie Robinson is to step down at the end of May.  Robinson joined the staff of the Anglican Communion Office more than 16 years...

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