Families and Household Commission news

Read the latest news about the Families and Household Commission.
  1. Rt Revd Paul Butler, Bishop of Durham headshot.

    Developing a theology to inform our work on families and households - A reflection from Paul Butler, The Bishop of Durham, Co-Chair of the Commission

    16/07/2021

    The Archbishops’ Commission on Families and Households seeks to be deeply rooted in the Christian faith. It also emerges from the Church of England’s specific calling as the ‘established church’ of England as a Christian presence across the nation

  2. Janet Walker OBE headshot.

    Thoughts from the Chair as the Archbishops’ Commission on Families and Households begins its work

    01/07/2021

    The Archbishops’ Commission on Families and Households is embarking on a wide and challenging agenda at a time when we are slowly emerging from a global pandemic that has touched all our lives.

  3. The Archbishop of Canterbury logo.

    Families and Household Commission Co-Chairs' reflections

    29/06/2021

    At the end of the first full meeting of the Commission held on 27 May, the Co-Chairs Jan Walker and the Bishop of Durham reflected on the work ahead and their hopes and aspirations.

  4. The Archbishop of Canterbury logo.

    Commission on Families and Households June 2021 update

    21/06/2021

    The meeting provided an opportunity for the Commission to discuss their hopes and aspirations for the Commission.

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    Archbishops launch new Commission on Families and Households

    16/03/2021

    The Archbishops of Canterbury and York have today announced a new commission to explore what support families and households need to flourish in today’s society.