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A Joint Communiqué for Friends and Partners of the Diocese of Iran and Diocese of Peshawar

01. January 2011

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December, 2010 On the 21st of November 2010, at St John’s Cathedral, Peshawar a service was held to establish a diocesan link between the Diocese of Iran and the Diocese of Peshawar. The Diocesan Bishops expressed to one another the desire to partner in the Great Commission and service of Christ’s people in the South Western...

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The Conference Statement of the 2nd All Africa Bishops Conference

03. September 2010

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Preamble The second All Africa Bishops Conference, organised by the Council of Anglican Provinces of Africa (CAPA), met in Entebbe, Uganda, from 23rd to 29th August 2010. Participants included 398 bishops representing the following Provinces: Burundi, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Indian Ocean, Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda,...

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CAPA Primates Communiqué,  Uganda

29. August 2010

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CAPA Primates Communiqué,  Uganda

August 29, 2010 1. In a spirit of unity and trust, and in an atmosphere of love the Primates of the Council of Anglican Provinces in Africa (CAPA) as well as Archbishop John Chew, the Chairman of the Global South, which represents the majority of the active orthodox membership in the entire Anglican Communion, met during the 2nd All...

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African bishops chide Anglican leader on homosexuality - CNN Belief Blog

28. August 2010

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Conservative Anglican bishops pressed the head of the worldwide church over homosexuality at a conference this week in Uganda, demanding he "sort out" the crisis facing the world's third-largest Christian denomination. Bishops from Singapore, Southeast Asia and Africa told Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams in closed-door...

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African bishops maintain anti-gay stand - New Vision Online

25. August 2010

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African bishops maintain anti-gay stand - New Vision Online

ANGLICAN bishops attending the All Africa Bishops Conference in Entebbe have reiterated their firm stand against homosexuality. In speeches, most of which received standing ovations, the prelates said the practice was alien and an “innovation of the truth”. Present was the Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams, whose...

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African bishops say Anglicans in West strayed from God

25. August 2010

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ENTEBBE, Tuesday The Anglican church in the West no longer adheres to the word of God, African bishops said Tuesday at a continental conference attended by the Archbishop of Canterbury. Rowan Williams, the head of the world-wide Anglican Communion, has been criticised by some African church leaders for his tolerant stance on...

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African bishops’ meeting in Uganda told: “History will record what happens at this conference” - ACNS

25. August 2010

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The Bishop in Egypt1 Dr Mouneer Anis told bishops from more than 400 dioceses at the 2nd All Africa Bishops Conference that this was an historic moment for Africa’s Christian community. “There is no doubt that history is going to record what happens at this conference for future generations,” he said at today’s...

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Fourth Trumpet from the Fourth Anglican Global South to South Encounter

23. April 2010

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Fourth Trumpet from the Fourth Anglican Global South to South Encounter

St. Andrew’s Cathedral, Singapore, 19th – 23rd April 2010 1. The Fourth Anglican South to South Encounter took place in Singapore from April 19th through April 23rd, 2010. The theme for this encounter was: “The Gospel of Jesus Christ - Covenant for the People; Light for the Nations.” We marveled at the power of...

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Communiqué from the Primates Council of GAFCON/FCA

10. April 2010

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April 10, 2010 Grateful for the gracious guidance of the Holy Spirit, and the leadership of the Most Reverend Peter J. Akinola, the Primates Council of the Fellowship of Confessing Anglicans (GAFCON/FCA) met in Bermuda from April 5 through 9, 2010. The Primates Council consists of Primates (Senior Archbishops) of Anglican Provinces...

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Church of Uganda’s stand on homosexuality

09. February 2010

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The Church of Uganda associates itself with the concerns expressed in the Anti Homosexuality Bill 2009. However, instead of a completely new Bill, the Church recommends a Bill that amends the Penal Code Act (Cap.120) addressing loopholes, in particular: protecting the vulnerabilities of the boy child;1 proportionality in...

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