Press releases

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  1. Church bells being run

    Church bells across nation set to ring in warning of climate catastrophe ahead of COP26

    19/10/2021

    Churches across the country are planning to ring their bells on the eve of COP26, the meeting of world leaders to discuss climate change.

  2. Launch of the TPI Global Climate Transition Centre

    Landmark New TPI Global Climate Transition Centre to be created

    19/10/2021

    The President-Elect of the Glasgow COP, Archbishop of Canterbury & CEO of London Stock Exchange Group support landmark launch at opening of Stock Exchange

  3. Sir David Amess MP.

    Tributes to Sir David Amess MP

    15/10/2021

    Tributes from members of the Church of England following the death of Sir David Amess MP. 

  4. Eve Poole, Third Church Estates Commissioner

    Church Commissioners recognises Eve Poole’s successes as Third Church Estates Commissioner

    15/10/2021

    Dr Eve Poole, the Third Church Estates Commissioner, stepped down today from her role with the Church Commissioners for England to return to teaching and writing, having successfully led the introduction of the new Cathedrals Measure during her three-year term.

  5. The Living in Love and Faith logo on a computer.

    LLF Next Steps Group Meeting on 29th September 2021

    14/10/2021

    The Next Steps Group began the meeting by considering how to ensure widest possible engagement with the LLF resources across the range of demographics, especially including young people.

  6. The New Dean of York

    Dr Jonathan Frost to become Bishop of Portsmouth

    08/10/2021

    The Dean of York, the Rt Rev Dr Jonathan Frost, will be the next Bishop of Portsmouth, Downing Street announces.

  7. The Archbishops' Racial Justice Commission

    Archbishops’ Racial Justice Commission Members Announced

    07/10/2021

    Archbishops name 11 Commission Members who will join Chair Lord Boateng on Racial Justice Commission

  8. The Daily Hope telephone logo.

    Daily Hope phone line marks International Day for Older Persons as more than 550,000 calls are made

    01/10/2021

    Daily Hope, a free phone line which offers prayers and support for callers, is marking International Day for Older Persons, with new content and a message from Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby.

  9. StMary's2

    Thousands of churches offered remote worship during lockdown, new report finds

    01/10/2021

    Thousands of Church of England churches adapted ‘at a moment’s notice’ to providing worship at home from the start of the first lockdown, according to a new report published today.

  10. Loretta Minghella speaking at Church House Westminster.

    Church Commissioners celebrate Loretta Minghella’s successes as First Commissioner

    30/09/2021

    Loretta Minghella stepped down today from the Church Commissioners for England as First Church Estates Commissioner after a successful four-year tenure.