April 16, 2015
[Office of the Anglican Archbishop Of Cape Town] Warning against “the specter of revenge attacks” from African migrants living in South Africa, Archbishop Thabo Makgoba of Cape Town has added his voice to calls for an end to the current outbreak of xenophobic violence.
“Foreigners are God’s people too and deserve the dignity and protection we enjoy,” he said in a statement issued in Cape Town.
The full text of his statement...
April 8, 2015
April 6, 2015
[Anglican Church of Kenya] Archbishop Eliud Wabukala of the Anglican Church of Kenya issued the following pastoral letter for Good Friday following the al-Shabaab attack at Garrissa University, Kenya, that killed 148 people, mostly Christians.
My dear Brothers and Sisters,
On this Good Friday we gather in our churches across Kenya in the shadow of a great and terrible evil. People who deal in death have slaughtered 148 people in Garissa, most of...
[Anglican Communion Office] The Rt. Rev. Josiah Idowu-Fearon issued the following statement responding to “misleading stories concerning a sermon in 2014 and an interview in 2007.” Idowu-Fearon currently serves as bishop of Kaduna in the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) and was recently announced as the next secretary general of the Anglican Communion.
In Benin on Sunday 23rd March, 2014 at St. Mathew’s Cathedral...
March 12, 2015
[Anglican Alliance] The women of the Episcopal Church of Sudan & South Sudan have issued the following statement.
The conflict in South Sudan broke out on 15th December 2013 when a political disagreement arose in the ruling Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM) party pitting the President,...