The Church of England Newspaper
The General Synod approved recommendations by the Archbishop’s Commission on the relationship of the Channel Islands to the wider Church of England. This includes a recommendation for Episcopal oversight of the Islands to be transferred to the Bishop of Salisbury. Members of Synod, including the Dean of Guernsey and the Bishop of Winchester, spoke in […]
Search for a new Primate
The bishops of the Church of Ireland will meet to elect a new Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland on Thursday, 27 February, and Friday, 28 February. The election follows the retirement of the Most Rev Dr Richard Clarke on 2 February.
Middlesex woman pleads guilty to St Paul’s Cathedral bomb plot
A WOMAN pleaded guilty today at the Old Bailey to preparing a suicide bomb attack at St Paul’s Cathedral in London. Safiyya Amira Shaikh, 36, from Hayes, Middlesex, admitted to the plot, and a separate bomb plot at a London hotel, when she appeared in court today. She had been charged with the preparation of […]