Is Gafcon divisive?

Sep 19, 2017 by

by Peter Jensen, Gafcon: The suggestion that Gafcon is a divisive movement, and in particular aimed at breaking up the Anglican Communion, is one I hear from time to time. It’s heartbreaking to hear it because it is untrue and it is an indication of the power of gossip. I never tire of telling the...

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Primates’ meeting: Tensions build as GAFCON hits back at ‘inaccurate and misleading’ Archbishop’s statement

Sep 14, 2017 by

by Harry Farley, Christian Today: Tensions between two senior Nigerian clergy are at the heart of a fraught build-up to a meeting of global Anglican heads next month. Primates, or leaders of the 39 provinces around the world, will gather for six days in Canterbury in October to discuss, among...

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Gafcon Chairman’s September 2017 letter

Sep 5, 2017 by

from Archbishop Nicholas Okoh: To the Faithful of the GAFCON movement and friends from Archbishop Nicholas Okoh, Metropolitan and Primate of All Nigeria and Chairman, the GAFCON Primates Council. My dear people of God, Gafcon is not just an organisation, but a movement that God has raised up and...

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GAFCON: What it does and why it matters

Sep 3, 2017 by

by Caitlin Hurley, Australian Church Record: GAFCON began as a moment. A moment when Anglicans stood up for authority of Scripture and the Lordship of Christ.  As we saw in our first article, this stand was expressed as a conference held in Jerusalem in 2008. Five years after GAFCON 2008 a second...

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Gafcon Bishop loses his Permission to Officiate

Jul 29, 2017 by

Church of England Newspaper report. […] A spokesperson for the Diocese of Southwark told The Church of England Newspaper this week: “All PTOs in the Diocese of Southwark fall due for renewal on 30 June each year.Andy Lines wrote to explain that he had moved his canonical residence to the...

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GAFCON Chairman’s July 2017 letter

Jul 12, 2017 by

To the Faithful of the GAFCON movement and friends from Archbishop Nicholas Okoh, Metropolitan and Primate of All Nigeria and Chairman, the GAFCON Primates Council. My dear people of God, “Lift up your voice with strength, O Jerusalem, herald of good news; lift it up, fear not.” (Isaiah 40:9)....

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