A commission will have a specific mandate for a particular task and operate for a set period of time. It will report to the Instruments. The chair is chosen by the Archbishop of Canterbury with the agreement of the Secretary General of the Anglican Communion. The members are then nominated by the Secretary General with the agreement of the Archbishop of Canterbury. They will reflect the breadth of the Communion and the expertise needed for the commission’s task.
The Commission was created to bring mutual understanding and to build trust between different faith groups working internationally and through five regional groups.View More
An international body set up to promote the safety of people within churches of the Anglican Communion – with a particular focus on children, young people and vulnerable adults.View More
An international body, set up in 2008, which advises provinces and Anglican Instruments on a range of ecumenical matters and reviews developments in the areas of unity, faith and order. It also advises on intra-Anglican concerns.View More
The Anglican Communion Science Commission (ACSC) will formally launch at the Lambeth Conference of Anglican bishops in July and August 2022.
The ACSC Commissioners include scientists, theologians and church leaders from around the world. The ACSC will also benefit from a representative group of bishops nominated by the primates of each of the 41 churches that make up the Anglican Communion.View More