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New Director of Ministry announced

New Director of Ministry announcedThe Venerable Julian Hubbard, Archdeacon of Oxford and Canon of Christ Church, Oxford since 2005, is to be the Archbishops’ Council’s new Director of Ministry. He succeeds the Ven Christopher Lowson, who will become Bishop of Lincoln in September 2011.

Archbishop launches appeal for Christians in the Holy Land

Archbishop launches appeal for Christians in the Holy LandThe Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams, today launched an Appeal at General Synod's July 2011 Group of Sessions, for funds to help sustain Christian communities in the Holy Land.

General Synod - summary of business Tuesday 12th July 2011 AM

General Synod - summary of business Tuesday 12th July 2011 AMChristians in the Holy Land: Presidential Statement by the Archbishop of Canterbury, Church Commissioners' Annual Report, The Church and Education: Into the Next 200 Years: A Report from the Board of Education

Responding Well to those who have been sexually abused - new policy and guidance

Responding Well to those who have been sexually abused - new policy and guidanceNew policy and good practice for churches to respond well to those who have been sexually abused has been published by the Church of England.

General Synod - summary of business Monday 11th July 2011 PM

General Synod - summary of business Monday 11th July 2011 PMA Pastoral and Missional Approach for the Next Decade: A Report by the Committee for Minority Ethnic Anglican Concerns, Archbishops' Council's Draft Budget and Proposals for Apportionment for 2012, General Love for All: Presence and Engagement for the New Quinquennium: A Report from the Presence and Engagement Task Group, Conversations with the United Reformed Church: A Report from the Council for Christian Unity

General Synod - summary of business Monday 11th July 2011 AM

General Synod - summary of business Monday 11th July 2011 AMAppointment of the Chair of the Business Committee, Draft Church of England Marriage (Amendment) Measure, Liturgical Business: Additional Eucharistic Prayers, Diocesan Synod Motion: House of Laity Elections

General Synod - summary of business Sunday 10th July 2011 PM

General Synod - summary of business Sunday 10th July 2011 PMHigher Education Funding Changes: A Report from the Ministry Council, The Anglican-Methodist Covenant, Diocesan Synod Motion: Admission of Baptized Adults to Communion, Annual Report of the Audit Committee, Annual Report of the Archbishops' Council

Publication of new church school admissions advice

Publication of new church school admissions adviceNew church school admissions advice for Diocesan Boards of Education published by the National Society and the Archbishops’ Council Education Division was officially launched at General Synod today.

News Corporation: Statement from Ethical Investment Advisory Group

News Corporation: Statement from Ethical Investment Advisory GroupThe Church of England’s Ethical Investment Advisory Group has written to News Corporation.

General Synod - summary of business Saturday 9th July 2011 PM

General Synod - summary of business Saturday 9th July 2011 PMLegislative Business, Private Members' Motion: Mission Action Planning in the Church of England