August 2016

 

Pastoral Letter from GAFCON Chairman Archbishop Nicholas Okoh

The English House of Bishops has failed so far to demonstrate that it has the will to resist compromise 

 

Motion filed to allow St James the Great to return home

Motion to Compel Bishop Bruno to permit the parish to return to its buildings pending the disposition of the bishop's misconduct trial filed.

 

Vale -- the Rev. Prof. J. Alec Motyer

Lee Gatiss looks at the life and work of Alec Motyer, the great Anglican pastor and Old Testament scholar, who has died.

 

Muslim mob murders 8 in revenge attacks in Northern Nigeria

Bishop John Danbinta Garba reports a Muslim mob attempted to lynch a man who had converted to Christianity

 

Murder for hire plot targets Ugandan archbishop

A hired mob attempted to lynch the archbishop and bishops of the Church of Uganda on Tuesday, but were foiled when police arrived and drove off the attackers.

 

Details emerge in Eerdmans plagiarism affair

Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. has withdrawn three of its popular New Testament commentaries written by an emeritus professor of Moore Theological College in Sydney, the Rev. Dr. Peter T. O’Brien 

 

Church of Norway sees 15,000 members depart

Survey reports one-third of registered church members do not believe in God.

 

Burundi archbishop enthroned

The Anglican Church of Burundi reports the Most Rev Martin Nyaboho was installed as fourth archbishop of the East African province on 21 August 2016 at Holy Trinity Cathedral in Bujumbura