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Church of Ireland introduces “ordained local ministers” for Belfast

In a first for the diocese and the Church of Ireland, Bishop Harold has ordained three OLMs (Ordained Local Ministers at...

Church of England ministry statistics published

The number of female clergy in the Church of England continues to rise with more women than men entering training for ordained...

Brisbane priest elected Bishop of Bathurst

An announcement from the Diocese of Bathurst: “We look forward to the Rev’d Mark Norman Calder’s consecration as a...

Kenyan priest ordained bishop in New Zealand

Up to 650 worshippers gathered at Christ Church Cathedral Nelson on Saturday 31 August to celebrate the ordination of Kenyan-born Steve Maina...

Vatican News report on Archbishop Welby’s visit to Ceylon

The spiritual leader of the worldwide Anglican Communion began a three-day visit to Sri Lanka on Thursday, paying homage to the memory...

IEAB statement on the Amazon fires

We are facing the worst wave of fires in Brazil in seven years. For more than two weeks the Amazon Forest has...

Former Archbishop of Canterbury and other faith leaders unite to call for opposition to London arms fair

The former Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams, has given his support to campaigners who will be taking action to stop the Defence &...

Election for bishop of Derry and Raphoe

It was announced today (August 29) that the Episcopal Electoral College for the Diocese of Derry and Raphoe meeting in St Patrick’s...

Primus’ statement on the prorogation of Parliament

The Most Rev Mark Strange, Bishop of Moray, Ross & Caithness and Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church responded to today’s announcement...

SC Circuit Court denies TEC motion seeking dismissal of parish Betterments claims

Orangeburg, S.C. (August 28,  2019) – In a follow up to the July 23 hearing on the Motion to Dismiss filed by...

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Anglican Church to consider request from Royal Commission to...

The Royal Commission of Inquiry into Abuse in Care in New Zealand has asked the Anglican Church of Aotearoa, New Zealand and...

Archbishop urges govt to come clean on the murder...

The former Archbishop of Kenya has asked the government to come clean over the death of the former bishop of Eldoret, the...

Thoughts on the Jerusalem Declaration Pt 3: Should Clause...

In my first essay, I looked at the portions of the Jerusalem Declaration that expound Gafcon’s understanding of the nature of the church....

African religious leaders urge East African governments to take...

NAIROBI, KENYA – SEPTEMBER 12, 2019 – Today marks one year since warring parties in South Sudan signed a momentous renewed agreement...