Safe Church was the focus of this plenary session at the Lambeth Conference. Garth Blake and members of the Safe Church Commission presented to the conference. The session recording of this day features the full session. The talk begins at 05.37 in this recording.

The session explored the importance of preventing and responding to abuse in the church, and how to create a culture of safety in the churches of the Anglican Communion.


The Most Revd Justin Welby
The Archbishop of Canterbury
Garth Blake
Chair of the Safe Church Commission
Mandy Marshall
Director of Gender Justice, ACO
The Rt Revd Cleophas Lunga
Matabeleland, Central Africa
The Most Revd Thabo Makgoba
Primate of Southern Africa
Ms. Kim Barker
Safe Church Commission, Southern Africa
The Rt Revd Festus Yeboah Asumah
Sunyani, West Africa
The Rt Revd Bishop Viv Faull
Bristol, England
The Rt Revd Brian Marajh
Kimberley and Kuruman, Southern Africa