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New Bishop of St Helena is the first to be consecrated on the remote South Atlantic island

Anglican Communion News Service - Fri, 07/12/2018 - 04:00

Bishop Dale Bowers, the new Bishop of St Helena, has become the first to be consecrated on the remote island in the South Atlantic.

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Australian Anglican schoolgirl nominated as Young Australian of the Year

Anglican Communion News Service - Fri, 07/12/2018 - 02:24

Macinley Butson, a prolific inventor who attends an independent Anglican school, has been named NSW Young Australian of the Year.

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Iraqi army celebrates Anglican Chaplain of Baghdad’s peace-building ministry

Anglican Communion News Service - Thu, 06/12/2018 - 23:52

The peace-building ministry of Father Faiz Jerjes, Chaplain of St George’s Church in Baghdad, has been recognised by the Iraqi Army.

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Funeral of former US President George Bush takes place at Washington National Cathedral

Anglican Communion News Service - Thu, 06/12/2018 - 06:09

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry is leading the State Funeral for former US President George H W Bush in Washington National Cathedral.

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Bishop Samuel Mankhin becomes Moderator and Primate of the Church of Bangladesh

Anglican Communion News Service - Thu, 06/12/2018 - 05:20

Bishop Samuel Sunil Mankhin of Kustia has become Moderator and Primate of the Church of Bangladesh, succeeding Bishop Paul Sarker.

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Anglican Communion Office staff hold annual St Andrew’s Day Eucharist

Anglican Communion News Service - Wed, 05/12/2018 - 03:56

Staff at the London-based Anglican Communion Office held their annual St Andrew’s Day Eucharist last night in the building’s chapel.

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Anglican Church of New Zealand apologises for Colonial-era Maori land-snatch

Anglican Communion News Service - Wed, 05/12/2018 - 03:25

Archbishop Philip Richardson has apologised to the Maori people from Tauranga for an 1866 decision which saw their lands given away.

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Nippon Sei Ko Kai launch campaign to “free the world of nuclear power”

Anglican Communion News Service - Tue, 04/12/2018 - 05:50

The Nippon Sei Ko Kai (NSKK) – the Anglican Communion in Japan – is to host an International Forum for a Nuclear-Free World.

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California bishop leads Episcopal delegation to UN climate change conference

Anglican Communion News Service - Tue, 04/12/2018 - 05:40

UN member states and faith-based organisations have gathered in Katowice, Poland, for the UN’s COP-24 Climate Change conference.

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Former Church Mission Society Executive Leader consecrated Bishop of Truro

Anglican Communion News Service - Tue, 04/12/2018 - 05:31

The former Executive Leader of the international Anglican mission agency CMS has been consecrated as a bishop in the Church of England.

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