Press Releases


Welcoming and honouring LGBT+ people

Lichfield diocese charts future course on homosexuality


Melissa Skelton new metropolitan of B.C. and Yukon

American bishop of New Westminster elected metropolitan archbishop


Bishop Curry to preach at royal wedding

Presiding Bishop invited to preach at next weekend's wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle


Bishop Andy Lines on the NZ gay marriage synod vote

Gafcon UK offers support to FCA New Zealand after same sex blessings vote


A prayer for the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

The following prayer has been published by the Church of England ahead of the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle 

God of love,


Fellowship of Confessing Anglicans NZ response to gay marriage vote

It is with deep sadness that (FCANZ) receives the news that General Synodhas passed the Motion 29 Report allowing the blessing of same-sex relationships


New Zealand church adopts local option on gay blessings

The Anglican Church this morning has paved the way for the blessing of same gender relationships.


Polynesia rejects same-sex marriage

The General Synod has passed a resolution which notes that Tikanga Pasifika will not be voting for the blessing of same-gender relationships.


Update on Motion 29 debate

The General Synod spent all of Tuesday on Motion 29 - the motion on blessing same gender relationships. And after a slow start, we had a big finish.


Johannesburg bishop detained under apartheid dies at 89

Suffragan Bishop Mfaniseni Sigisbert Ndwandwe of Johannesburg who was detained without trial during the 1980s has died.


Archbishop Okoh's May 2018 pastoral letter to GAFCON

knowing that the time is short means that we aim to please God, to whom we shall have to give account, rather than people