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  1. Bishop of Plymouth by a stone tracery window

    New Bishop of Plymouth


    The Revd Preb James Grier will be the next Bishop of Plymouth

    1 min read
  2. Mounstephen

    Keep up momentum on highlighting abuses of freedom of religion and belief, bishops urges


    Politicians from around the world have been urged to ‘keep up the momentum’ on tackling abuses of freedom of religion or belief, by the Church of England bishop who led a key review of Foreign Office support for persecuted Christians.

    2 min read
  3. Alex Kubeyinje profile photo

    New permanent national director of safeguarding appointed


    Alexander Kubeyinje will be the Church of England’s new permanent national director of safeguarding

    3 min read
  4. The Church of England logo on a laptop.

    Standing Commission on the House of Bishops’ Declaration and the Five Guiding Principles


    Membership of a new body tasked to consider the ongoing arrangements which opened the way for women to become bishops announced

    3 min read
  5. St Augustine's Cross, Ebbsfleet

    Bishops of Maidstone, Ebbsfleet and Oswestry


    Dioceses Commission approves series of changes

    3 min read
  6. Eleanor Sanderson Bishop of Hull

    New Bishop of Hull


    10 Downing Street has announced today that Her Majesty the Queen has approved the appointment of the Right Reverend Doctor Eleanor Sanderson as Suffragan Bishop of Hull

    1 min read
  7. Won seok Kim

    Archbishops’ Commission on Racial Justice releases First Biannual Report


    The Archbishops’ Commission for Racial Justice has released the first of its biannual Racial Justice reports. 

    4 min read
  8. Solar panels on the roof of St John's Waterloo

    Synod to consider plans for net zero carbon Church by 2030


    Plans to help the Church of England’s 16,000 local churches and 4,500 schools reach carbon net zero by the end of the decade will be considered by General Synod. 

    2 min read
  9. The stage at General Synod in York.

    General Synod meets at York next month with debates from Ukraine war to online safety


    The war in Ukraine, climate change, online safety and the Church of England’s plans to increase its spending on mission and ministry are among a series of issues to be debated by the General Synod next month.

    2 min read
  10. Stewardship Report Cover Graphic

    Church Commissioners for England marks its portfolio’s positive Impact


    The Church Commissioners for England, a leading responsible investor with £10.1bn assets under management and signatory to the UK Stewardship Code, announces advances made in impact investing as part of its broader focus on three guiding pillars of work: Respect for the Planet, Respect for People and Corporate Governance.

    3 min read