Press Releases


MECHRIC Denounces Syrian Bishops for Anti-US Statement

If the US does not stop this now, where will it end? Will other inconvenient minorities be next


Patriarchs of Antioch condemn allied bombing of Syrian military targets

The allegations of the USA ... that the Syrian army is using chemical weapons and that Syria is a country that owns and uses this kind of weapon, is a claim that is unjustified and unsupported by sufficient and clear evidence


Episcopal Church joins call for end to Gaza violence and measures to protect Palestinians

Bishop Michael Curry has added the Episcopal Church’s name to a joint statement protesting Israel’s deadly response to the violence.


How RE lessons can reduce prejudice and improve community relations

With hate crime on the rise in UK schools, researchers are calling for schools and policy makers to adopt new approaches to reduce prejudice and foster positive community relations.


CoE applauds govt decision not to regulate Sunday Schools

Dept of Education had proposed state supervision for Sunday Schools as well as Madrassas to fight terrorism


Generation Y still hope to walk down the aisle

Millennials still value marriage with almost three quarters of those who are unmarried (72%) intending to tie the knot, according to new research by the Church of England.


Church in Wales urges government not to bomb Syria

The church's Governing Body adopted a motion calling for "calling for concerted diplomatic action" not war in Syria