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Statement from the Fletcher Independent Advisory Group upon the release of their report

For over a year, the four external members of the Independent Advisory Group, have worked alongside the Thirtyone:eight staff in the production of the...

Archbishop of the West Indies receives his COVID shots

The Most Rev. Howard Gregory, Archbishop of the West Indies and Bishop of the Diocese of Jamaica & The Cayman Islands, received his first...

Archbishop of Armagh rejects Boris Johnson’s govt’s attempt to go round the local assembly to take control abortion policy in Ulster

The Most Revd John McDowell, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland, has issued the following statement: “It is a matter of regret that...

Lynne McNaughton elected Metropolitan of British Columbia and Yukon

Archbishop Lynne McNaughton is the 13th metropolitan of the ecclesiastical province of British Columbia and Yukon. Selected on the first ballot of an election held...

Bishop of Carlisle given an “informal rebuke” for giving a reference to a convicted sex abuser priest

National Safeguarding Team, NST Following the conviction of Robert Bailey last year and criticism of the reference supplied by the Bishop of Carlisle, James Newcome,...

Canterbury & York establish commission exploring housing shortage in Britain

The Archbishops of Canterbury and York have today announced a new commission to explore what support families and households need to flourish in today’s...

Report from the Church of England House of Bishops’ Meeting of March 17, 2021

The House engaged further with a number of issues including reviewing the work to date of the Governance Review Group and a consideration of...

Black woman priest makes legal plea to save her job and her home

A Black woman priest has won an oral hearing into proposals that would result in her losing her job and her home in South...

Pete Broadbent to retire as Bishop of Willesden

The Bishop of Willesden, the Rt Revd Pete Broadbent, has announced his intention to resign as from 30th September 2021. Bishop Pete has volunteered to...

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