Category Archives: Anglican Communion

Archbishop Justin and Patriarch Bartholomew in Istanbul, January 2014.
19 Jun
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Archbishop Welby and Ecumenical Patriarch make joint call for action on climate change

Archbishop Justin Welby and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew have written in the New York Times about our moral responsibility to act now on climate change.  On June 23rd, the Lancet Medical Journal and University College London will publish a landmark report, ...

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Christine Allen
18 Jun
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Christian Aid welcomes ‘game-changing’ Papal encyclical

Christian Aid has praised Pope Francis for his call for a radical rethinking of humanity’s relationship with the earth and urged both people of faith in all walks of life, and especially politicians,  to heed his appeal for action to ...

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Archbishop Thabo Makgoba
18 Jun
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Anglican environmental network chair welcomes Papal climate encyclical

People of faith need to focus on the moral and spiritual elements of the crisis brought about by rapid climate change, Archbishop of Cape Town Thabo Makgoba, chair of the Anglican Communion Environmental Network, said today in response to Pope ...

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Archbishop Justin Welby
16 Jun
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Archbishop Welby joins faith leaders calling for action on climate change

The Archbishop of Canterbury has joined faith leaders in Britain pledging to fast and pray for the success of key international negotiations over climate change, in a new declaration warning of the “huge challenge” facing the world over global warming. Representatives ...

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Photo:Pope Francis
30 Apr
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Pope Francis meets members of Anglican-Roman Catholic International Commission

Pope Francis met on Thursday with members of the Anglican-Roman Catholic International Commission, telling them that the cause of unity is not an optional undertaking. The 18 Anglican and Catholic members of the commission, known as ARCIC III,  are holding ...

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Archbishop Justin Welby
05 Apr
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Archbishop of Canterbury’s Ecumenical Easter Letter

Text of Archbishop Justin Welby's Easter letter to partners and heads of other churches around the world.

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Rev Lynn Green
20 Mar
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Church leaders commit to joining forces for UK mission

Church leaders from across denominations committed to renewed unity in evangelism and mission last week. During an historic event bringing together 40 church leaders in the Lake District, Anglican leader, the Archbishop of York, and the leader of Britain’s Baptists ...

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27 Jan
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Christian leaders back call for new law against global tax dodging

Christian leaders have thrown their weight behind a new campaign for political parties to promise to act against tax avoidance if they are elected. Leading voices from Methodist, Quaker, Anglican, Salvation Army and evangelical traditions have declared their support for ...

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