Church of England News Feed

Latest news from the Church of England

04/27/2017 12:00 AM
Dean of Salisbury appointed Bishop of Llandaff
The Dean of Salisbury, June Osborne is to become the next Bishop of Llandaff, the Church in Wales announced today

04/25/2017 12:00 AM
Investors with $10trn under management declare support for ExxonMobil climate change resolution
Investors with $10trn under management declare support for ExxonMobil climate change resolution

04/10/2017 12:00 AM
Cathedrals Working Group
The Archbishops of Canterbury and York have set up a Cathedrals Working Group, CWG, in response to a request made by the Bishop of Peterborough in his January 2017 Visitation Charge on Peterborough Cathedral for a revision to be carried out of the adequacy of the current Cathedrals Measure.

04/07/2017 12:00 AM
New Bishop of Sheffield Announced
New Bishop of Sheffield Announced

03/31/2017 12:00 AM
Elliott Review progress report
The Church of England's National Safeguarding Team has today published a progress report, one year on from the Elliott Review, which recommended a range of safeguarding proposals for the Church, particularly in the areas of handling disclosures and accountabi

03/24/2017 12:00 AM
Bishop of Sheffield; statement from Archbishops
The Archbishops of Canterbury and York made this joint statement today on the recent events surrounding the nomination of Bishop Philip North as Bishop of Sheffield.

03/22/2017 12:00 AM
New Executive Director appointed to lead Archbishop of Canterbury’s initiative to promote fairer finance
The Archbishop of Canterbury’s Just Finance Foundation announced today the appointment of Rowena Young as the charity’s first Executive Director.

03/20/2017 12:00 AM
New leadership development programme launched
New leadership development programme launched

03/15/2017 12:00 AM
Churches urged to respond well to domestic abuse
Church communities are being urged to address the issue of domestic abuse and raise awareness of its impact on adults and children. The updated practice guidance and policy from the House of Bishops, published today by the Church of England, encourages churches to become places of safety where domestic abuse is taken seriously, survivors are believed and respected, and alleged or known perpetrators challenged.

03/09/2017 12:00 AM
Statement from the Bishop of Burnley, The Rt Revd Philip North
Statement from the Bishop of Burnley, The Rt Revd Philip North