September 2015


Archbishop of Canterbury consecrates three new bishops at Canterbury Cathedral

The Archbishop of Canterbury consecrated three new Church of England bishops at Canterbury Cathedral today.


Archbishop consecrates new bishops at St Paul's Cathedral

Archbishop Justin Welby consecrated the new Bishops of Aston, Taunton and Islington today.


Archbishop commissions church credit champions set to bring £2m benefit to communities

The first phase of the Archbishop of Canterbury’s project to help local churches engage with issues of credit and debt is on course to secure benefits worth over £2million for local communities.


Bishop Bakare rejects accusations of being an American stooge

The former Bishop of Harare has denounced claims that he is a tool of the US government and an enemy of the regime.


Church leaders call for govt action over Israeli school strike

The Anglican Archbishop in Jerusalem has joined the heads of the Christian churches in calling for the Israeli government to resolve the national strike by students and teachers in Israel's Christian schools


Zambian president declares national day of prayer and fasting

The President of Zambia has declared 18 Oct 2015 a day of fasting, repentance and prayer for the Central African Nation.


Religious education in state schools cuts youth crime, declares dean

The blame for the shooting deaths of ten people, including a 12 year old boy, in an outburst of gang violence in Trinidad last week lay in the collapse of the family, faith and morals, the Dean of


NZ priest jailed for assault

The Bishop of Waiapu in the Anglican Church of New Zealand has defrocked a priest for sexually assaulting a young woman.