Archbishop of Canterbury says a reconciled Church can dispel the “fear of the ‘other’” – ACNS

The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has spoken of the danger that “fear of the other” poses to “Christian witness and presence”. Speaking to the General Assembly of the Conference of European Churches, meeting in Novi Sad, Serbia, he said that churches working together can help to break down the walls that others seek to … Continue Reading

Archbishop of Canterbury faces wrath of Brexiteers after hailing the EU as ‘greatest dream of human beings since fall of Roman Empire’ – Daily Mail

  Justin Welby said EU is ‘greatest dream realised by humans since Roman Empire’ Made comments as he delivered a speech to a conference in Serbia at weekend Brexiteers say unemployed youth in Spain and Greece would think differently James Tapsfield. Mail Online. 5 June 2018   Fulcrum

Bishop of Loughborough elected Vice President of European ecumenical group – ACNS

Bishop Guli Francis-Dehqani, the Bishop of Loughborough, has been elected Vice President of the Conference of European Churches. The regional ecumenical body is a fellowship of some 116 Orthodox, Protestant, Anglican, and Old Catholic Churches from across Europe. It also includes 40 national councils of churches and partner organisations. It celebrates its 60th anniversary next … Continue Reading