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    Update from the Living in Love and Faith implementation working groups


    Working groups taking forward proposals for the Church of England on identity, sexuality, relationships and marriage up and running.

    4 min read
  2. Canon Anna Eltringham

    New bishop of Ripon announced


    The Rev Canon Anna Eltringham, Team Rector for Oxted, Surrey, will be the new Bishop of Ripon, Downing Street has announced.

    1 min read
  3. Front cover of the Bloom Review

    Bloom Review - Church of England comment


    Rev Dr Malcolm Brown, the Church of England's Director of Faith and Public Life, has responded to the Bloom Review on Government engagement with faith groups in England.

    2 min read
  4. Families and Households - redesigned header

    “Love Matters”: Archbishops' Commission on Families & Households publishes its final report


    In its final report – “Love Matters” – the Archbishops’ Commission on Families & Households outlines five ambitions to support and strengthen family life.

    5 min read
  5. ISM

    Funding bids invited to help implement recommendations of landmark report on racial justice


    Dioceses, parishes and other Church networks are being invited to submit applications for funding to help implement the recommendations of a landmark report into racial justice in the Church of England.

    2 min read
  6. Bartonsham Meadows, Hereford

    Church Commissioners to create new nature reserve on the edge of Hereford


    The Church Commissioners for England has signed a tenancy agreement to promote nature alongside sustainable agriculture on Hereford’s Bartonsham Meadows.

    2 min read
  7. Church Commissioners for England Strategic Land Portfolio Example

    Church Commissioners for England formalise sustainability targets through launch of strategic land ESG study


    The Church Commissioners for England has formally published an independent ESG baseline appraisal of their strategic land portfolio.

    3 min read
  8. Bishop Rose Hudson-Wilkin

    Bishops speak of resurrection hope in troubled world


    Bishops highlight the hope of the resurrection in a series of video and published messages ahead of Easter.

    9 min read
  9. Carl Hughes

    New Chair for Archbishops’ Council Finance Committee


    The Archbishops of Canterbury and York are to nominate Carl Hughes as the next Chair of the Archbishops’ Council Finance Committee, as the Council oversees £1.2 billion investment to spread the gospel and strengthen parish ministry across England.

    3 min read
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    Statement from Archbishops' Council


    Statement from Archbishops' Council regarding the Independent Safeguarding Board 

    3 min read