Communion News

Archbishop of Canterbury and Patriarch of Moscow appeal for Middle East Christians

The Archbishop of Canterbury and the Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia have spoken out in support of Christians in the Middle East.
22-Nov-2017

Episcopal delegation to COP23 encouraged by talk of taking action on climate change

Members of the US-based Episcopal Church have spent two weeks providing a faith-presence at the UN climate change summit.
22-Nov-2017

Vision for 100 new churches in London begins with first new purpose-built church in 40 years

The Bishop of Edmonton has dedicated a new church in London – the first purpose-built church in the diocese of London for 40 years.
22-Nov-2017

Mothers’ Union use 16-Days to Break the Silence, Lift the Shame, and Shift the Blame

Archbishop Welby urges Christians to “stand up and speak out for justice” in support of an MU campaign against gender-based violence.
21-Nov-2017

Global online advent calendar opens the door to prayer for fourth successive year

The online advent calendar AdventWord, which draws together people’s prayers and meditations around a daily theme, is to operate again.
21-Nov-2017

Anglican mission charity to benefit from legacy of First World War bravery

An Anglican mission charity is set to receive a windfall when it auctions off a Victoria Cross in a set of First World War medals this week.
21-Nov-2017

Mothers’ Union members learn about gender-based violence as part of 16-days of activism

A senior police officer has briefed members of the Mothers’ Union in Northern Ireland about the extent of sexual and domestic violence.
20-Nov-2017

Westminster peal celebrates Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip’s 70th Wedding anniversary

The bells at Westminster Abbey in London are ringing out in tribute to Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip on their 70th wedding anniversary.
20-Nov-2017

Refugees missing from European media reports on migration crisis

A detailed study by an ecumenical group accuses European media of maintaining a “pattern of invisibility” for refugees and migrants.
17-Nov-2017

Unesco excellence award for Hong Kong community regeneration project

An innovative community regeneration project by the Anglican Church in Hong Kong has been given an Award of Excellence by Unesco.
17-Nov-2017
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