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Bishop Jo Bailey Wells meets Pope Francis to discuss the role of women in the Church

The Anglican Communion’s Deputy Secretary General, Dr Jo Bailey Wells, attended a meeting with Pope Francis and at the Vatican.

08 February 2024

It's time to ‘walk together, pray together, and seek justice together’ say Anglican and Catholic Bishops

Anglican and Catholic bishops participating in the ecumenical summit Growing Together have shared their post-conference ‘Call’ today.

01 February 2024

Pope Francis and the Archbishop of Canterbury Commission Bishops for Joint Mission

Pope Francis and the Archbishop of Canterbury Commission Anglican and Roman Catholic Bishops for Joint Mission and Witness

25 January 2024

The Archbishop of Canterbury preaches at San Bartolomeo

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, preached today at Anglican Eucharist held at San Bartolomeo all’Isola on Tiber Island.

25 January 2024

“Growing Together” - Ecumenical Summit of Anglican and Catholic Bishops Starts in Rome

Discussions at an Ecumenical Summit of Anglican and Catholic Bishops Starts in Rome During the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity.

23 January 2024

Anglican Communion Secretary General and Archbishop of Canterbury attend Pope's prayer event

Archbishop Justin Welby and Bishop Anthony Poggo, will travel to Rome this weekend to take part in a prayer event hosted by Pope Francis. 

25 September 2023

Archbishop “horrified” by killings on eve of historic ecumenical pilgrimage to South Sudan

Revenge attack kills 21 people in South Sudan after six herders killed in Kajo-Keji on eve of the historic Ecumenical Peace Pilgrimage.

02 February 2023

South Sudan: Archbishop, Pope and Moderator in historic joint ecumenical peace pilgrimage

Pope Francis, the Archbishop of Canterbury and Moderator of the Church of Scotland to take part in ecumenical visit to South Sudan.

30 May 2022

Ecumenical Patriarch, Pope and Archbishop of Canterbury call for the Protection of Creation

The Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, Pope Francis, and the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, issue joint message on creation.

08 September 2021

Archbishop of Canterbury sends ecumenical solidarity message to South Sudan’s leaders

Archbishop Justin Welby, Pope Francis and the Moderator of the Church of Scotland speak out on the 10th anniversary of South Sudan.

13 July 2021