Anglican Church of Melanesia


Vanuatu bishop dead

James Ligo passed away suddenly on December 24


Dean of Melanesia elected

Philip Rongotha elected dean of St Barnabas Cathedral on Guadalcanal -- the provincial cathedral for the Church of Melanesia


Melanesian episcopal election update

The Diocese of Temotu in the Anglican Church of Melanesia has elected a Chester University graduate as its next bishop.


New archbishop for Melanesia

The Anglican Church of Melanesia has elected the Rt. Rev. George Takeli to be its sixth primate and archbishop, overseeing Anglican churches in the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, and New Caledonia.


Accidents and incidents across the Communion this Christmas

New Year’s and Christmas witnessed several freak accidents and incidents across the Anglican Communion.


Solomon Islands archbishop steps down

The Primate of the Anglican Church of Melanesia (ACOM) presided at his final service as archbishop this week at a ceremony broadcast by state television across the Solomon Islands.


Church call for independence for West Papua

The Anglican Church of Melanesia has lent its support for independence of West Papua from Indonesia.