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Archbishop of Canterbury’s presidential address to General Synod

Transcript of Archbishop's presidential address as delivered at General Synod in London :  Twenty-twenty, both for the Church of England and...

Bishop of Maidstone’s letter to evangelical parishes in response to the civil partnership statement fallout

Bishop Rod sent this letter on 31st January, 2020 to incumbents of all evangelical resolution churches: Dear Partners in...

Second Church Estates Commissioner apologizes to Parliament for the CoE’s pastoral statement on civil partnerships

Questions to the Second Church Estates Commissioner asked in Parliament on 6 Feb 2020 Stephen Doughty (Cardiff South and...

General Synod motion to address clergy abuse ruled out of order

A motion presented by David Lamming and Peter Adams to next week's meeting of General Synod was ruled "out of order" today,...

Clergy abuse survivors ask General Synod for redress

An open letter to all members of the Church of England General Synod, from victims and survivors of abuse in the Church...

Open letter to the Archbishops of Canterbury and York in response to bishops’ pastoral letter on civil partnerships

Your Graces We write to express our anger and disappointment regarding the recent House of Bishops ‘Pastoral Statement’ concerning Same Sex...

BBC to air documentary on the Peter Ball case, writes the Bishop of Guilford to his clergy

Next week, The BBC will screen a documentary on the Peter Ball case.  The programme will air in two episodes, on...

Letter to the Times on political party pledges for abortion on demand

28 Nov 2019 Sir,  The Labour Party and the Liberal Democrats have, in their manifestos, proposed...

Statement by the Society bishops on abortion

Conscious that the issue of abortion is under renewed discussion, we reaffirm our adherence to the Church of England’s longstanding commitments on this...

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Chinese diocese asked to ban children to resume services

A Catholic bishop in northern China's Hebei province has been asked to ban children from entering churches if he wants to reopen his...

Navy rescinds regulations on off base worship

NAV Memo Religious Freedom 2020.07.08 by George Conger on Scribd

Anglican Diocese of the Carolinas reorganizes episcopal areas

July 8, 2020 Dear Brothers and Sisters, Greetings in the name...

South Carolina call for a coadjutor

On July 9, 2020, Bishop Lawrence sent the following message to the Diocese.  Dear Friends in Christ,