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  1. Archbishops of Canterbury and York outside St John The Evangelist, Balby

    Archbishops welcome Gypsy, Roma and Traveller Friendly Churches initiative


    The new initiative will help churches to improve their welcoming and signposting of members of these communities.

    4 min read
  2. Living in Love and Faith logo.

    College of Bishops June 2023


    Bishops met over the past two days to pray and discuss progress on implementing the recent decision of General Synod on sexuality and marriage.

    2 min read
  3. Rev Canon Nick McKee

    Rev Canon Nicholas McKee announced as new Director for Ministry


    The Church of England has appointed Rev Canon Nick McKee as its new National Director for Ministry.

    3 min read
  4. Bishop of Lincoln, Rt Rev Stephen Conway

    Stephen Conway to be Bishop of Lincoln


    Downing Street announces the next Bishop of Lincoln will be Stephen Conway

    1 min read
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    Church of England Pensions Board Statement at Shell 2023 Annual General Meeting


    Church of England Pensions Board votes against Shell directors.   

    3 min read
  6. Students in an IT suite

    Legislation to safeguard Church of England Academy land moves forward


    Government brings amendment relating to land transfers for Church Schools

    3 min read
  7. Living in Love and Faith.

    Bishops agree key areas for further work implementing Living in Love and Faith


    House of Bishops agrees requesting further work from the implementation groups taking forward the decision of General Synod.

    3 min read
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    Meeting of House of Bishops 15-17 May 2023


    The House of Bishops met between May 15 and 17 in York. 

    1 min read
  9. LLR TD Cover 2

    Trevor Devamanikkam review published


    The independent lessons learnt review into the Church of England’s handling of allegations against the late Revd Trevor Devamanikkam has been published today.

    5 min read
  10. The London Synod Chamber

    General Synod dates and update on Living in Love and Faith implementation groups


    The Archbishops of Canterbury and York, as Presidents of the General Synod of the Church of England, have agreed to proceed with a November meeting of Synod this year.

    3 min read