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  1. Church of England logo with safeguarding statement text above it

    Independent review into Smyth case

    13/08/2019

    NEWS / Details of the independent review into the Church of England’s handling of allegations against the late John Smyth QC have been published today.

  2. wedding couple at front of church, people in pews

    Marriage registration changes

    09/08/2019

    NEWS / The Revd Dr Malcolm Brown, the Church of England’s Director of Mission and Public Affairs, comments on plans for a new system of registration for marriages, including church weddings, in England and Wales.

  3. Basketball Sports Ministry Diocese of Norwich

    Sports ministry receives boost from Church of England

    04/08/2019

    NEWS / Five-a-side football, running groups, after-school sports and a boxing club are to be supported by the Church of England as part of a drive to reach people who may never have been to church before, it was announced today.
     

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    Church of England Pensions Board publishes 2018 Annual Report and Accounts

    30/07/2019

    NEWS / The Church of England Pensions Board has today published its Annual Report and Accounts for 2018, and the Report and Accounts for each of the four pension schemes of which the Board is the corporate trustee.

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    Importance of Collective Worship in Schools

    30/07/2019

    NEWS / Collective worship

  6. Bishop of Truro welcomes Government backing for independent review

    19/07/2019

    NEWS / Bishop of Truro welcomes Government backing for independent review into Foreign Office support for persecuted Christians

  7. Buzz Aldrin read from John 15:5 when he landed on the moon in 1969.

    Church of England releases prayer to mark moon landing anniversary

    19/07/2019

    NEWS / Church of England marking the 50th anniversary of the first manned landing on the moon with prayer and reflection.

     

  8. Bishops’ intervention set to extend gambling protections across the UK

    17/07/2019

    NEWS / In intervention by bishops in the House of Lords  means gambling rules in Northern Ireland could be brought into line with tighter standards in the rest of the UK

  9. Venerable Olivia Graham

    Olivia Graham named Bishop of Reading

    15/07/2019

    NEWS / The Ven Olivia Graham, the Archdeacon of Berkshire, is to be the next Bishop of Reading.

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    Church of England digital charter leading the way globally – minister

    12/07/2019

    NEWS / The Church of England’s new digital charter is “an opportunity to lead the way and work with others globally”, the House of Lords has heard.