Archbishop begins visit to Anglicans in the South Pacific
Thursday 7th August 2014Archbishop Justin Welby will spend 10 days visiting Anglican primates and their provinces in the South Pacific.
Archbishop Justin with Filipino bishops, Manila, Philippines, 7 August 2014.
The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, and his wife Caroline arrived in the Philippine capital of Manila yesterday at the start of a 10-day visit to Anglican provinces in the Philippines and Oceania.
Over the next 10 days the Archbishop will visit the primates of the Provinces of the Philippines; Papua New Guinea; Melanesia; Australia; and Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia.
The trip forms part of the Archbishop’s plan to visit all his fellow primates around the Anglican Communion during his first 18 months in office.