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Christian unity

Reflections Bishop John Roundhill and his morning Bible study group Reflections

Called “both to truth and unity”

“At Lambeth we were encouraged to ‘be curious’ by listening to others’ stories and seeing the world through their eyes. We were encouraged to ‘be present’ by encountering others with authenticity and confidence. And, we were encouraged to ‘reimagine’ by finding hope and opportunity in the places where we long to see change. I was impressed by how these values seemed to buoy the conference,” says Bishop John Roundhill

Mandy Marshall, the director for gender justice for the Anglican Communion, is greeted during the photo-call for women bishops at the 2022 Lambeth Conference

Archbishop of Canterbury reflects on love across difference

The Lambeth Conference was a series of remarkable surprises and examples of God’s gracious action as we gathered before God’s face and prayed. There was a beautiful and deeply moving sense of coming together, and in so doing truly meeting each other — learning from each other, committing ourselves to love across difference