Church of England

Key Moments in Synod’s Debate

  • Tuesday, July 15, 2014

By John Martin • An advocate of women’s ordination praises an Anglo-Catholic layman’s sacrificial remarks.

Church Cuts Wonga Ties

  • Thursday, July 10, 2014

The Church Commissioners for England have removed indirect ties to a well-known payday lender.

A Refuge from Kiribati

  • Wednesday, July 2, 2014

The Church of England sells land on a Fijian island to help a nation threatened by rising waters.

Interest on the Interest

  • Thursday, June 12, 2014

Musician Charles Bailey transforms Archbishop Justin Welby’s warning on payday loans into rap.

Credit Counsel in Churches

  • Friday, June 6, 2014

By Steve Waring • “The church will not handle money but instead provide a point of contact.”

Alpha TV Plugs In

  • Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Groups may now follow Alpha live from Holy Trinity Brompton, London.

PB to Preach in England

  • Thursday, May 22, 2014

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori to concelebrate at St. Alban’s, preach at St. Mary the Virgin, Oxford.

Canonical Dissonance

  • Thursday, May 8, 2014

In the Church of England's debates about same-sex marriage, the personal is also inescapably political.

BBC’s Rev and Evangelism

  • Tuesday, April 15, 2014

By John Martin • Tom Hollander’s portrayal of the hapless East London vicar Adam Smallbone has achieved a cult following.

Peace Breaks Out at Synod

  • Monday, November 25, 2013

The anger, bitterness, and recriminations of last year were absent in this year’s debate on women in the episcopate.