Communications press releases - 2019

  1. Bishop welcomes PM's Special Envoy for Freedom of Religion or Belief

    News / The Bishop of Leeds, Nick Baines, the Church of England’s Lead Bishop for Foreign Affairs, has welcomed the appointment of Rehman Chishti MP as the Prime Minister’s Special Envoy for Freedom of Religion or Belief, succeeding Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon.

     

  2. Parents still value Harvest Festival for their children - poll

    NEWS / Majority have warm memories of christian festival and want the same for their children

  3. Dame Caroline Spelman

    NEWS / The Archbishop of Canterbury has led thanks to Dame Caroline Spelman for her service as Second Church Estates Commissioner

  4. Church of England Pensions Board co-files shareholder resolution at BHP Ltd – the world’s largest mining company

    NEWS / Church of England Pensions Board co-files shareholder resolution at BHP Ltd – the world’s largest mining company

  5. Richard Jackson to be Bishop of Hereford

    NEWS / Bishop Richard Jackson, the Bishop of Lewes, has been named as the next Bishop of Hereford.

  6. Ministry statistics published

    NEWS / The number of female clergy in the Church of England continues to rise with more women than men entering training for ordained ministry for the second year running.

  7. Grant awarded for research into Messy Churches

    NEWS / Grant awarded to fund research into deepening the faith of families and children attending Messy Churches

  8. Christians take action to promote biodiversity for Season of Creation 2019

    NEWS / Season of Creation from 1 September to 4 October

  9. Bishops issue open letter on Brexit

    NEWS / A group of Church of England bishops has issued an open letter on the prospect of a 'no-deal' Brexit and the need for national reconciliation, notwithstanding the potential prorogation of Parliament.

  10. Amazon Rainforest Fires

    COMMENT / The Bishop of Salisbury comments on the fires in the Amazon rainforest