Press Releases


Episcopal Church joins call for end to Gaza violence and measures to protect Palestinians

Bishop Michael Curry has added the Episcopal Church’s name to a joint statement protesting Israel’s deadly response to the violence.


How RE lessons can reduce prejudice and improve community relations

With hate crime on the rise in UK schools, researchers are calling for schools and policy makers to adopt new approaches to reduce prejudice and foster positive community relations.


CoE applauds govt decision not to regulate Sunday Schools

Dept of Education had proposed state supervision for Sunday Schools as well as Madrassas to fight terrorism


Generation Y still hope to walk down the aisle

Millennials still value marriage with almost three quarters of those who are unmarried (72%) intending to tie the knot, according to new research by the Church of England.


Church in Wales urges government not to bomb Syria

The church's Governing Body adopted a motion calling for "calling for concerted diplomatic action" not war in Syria


Church reopens in ‘joyful scramble,’ heralds reconciliation efforts with Los Angeles Diocese

An Episcopal congregation in Southern California that had been barred from its church for three years amid a property dispute with the diocese has returned to the church with a spirit of reconciliation and hope.


Fort Worth will file appeal in Texas Supreme Court

We remain hopeful that we will prevail under neutral principles of law should the Texas Supreme Court address this controversy