Polygamy and an African Archbishop

Jun 15, 2017 by

Letter to the Church of England Newspaper June 15 Sir, Jayne Ozanne on mainstream TV and on Facebook has alleged that Archbishop David Gitari of Kenya was himself polygamous ( later withdrawn) and supported polygamy. May we quote from his own autobiography, Troubled but not Destroyed (ISAAC...

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How to tackle Islamic extremism and prevent terror attacks: ten simple steps

Jun 9, 2017 by

by Andrew Carey, CEN Theresa May acknowledged on Monday that the extremist ideology of ‘Islamism’ is behind the terrorism we are seeing in London and Manchester and, sadly, further afield. Simplistic ideas that foreign policy fuels extremism should be consigned to the dustbin. 1.  Corbyn is right...

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Fellowship impaired by Scottish vote

Jun 8, 2017 by

Scottish Anglican Network Press Statement – 8 June 2017 The Scottish Anglican Network is a movement of Christians – including clergy and laity – within the Scottish Episcopal Church who are seeking to follow the teaching of Jesus Christ, and therefore to retain and restore the Bible to...

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Faith-based initiatives on HIV/Aids backed by Bishop’s research

Jun 1, 2017 by

Abstinence and Marital Fidelity reduce HIV/AIDS infection by 80% in Zambia. Church of England Newspaper. 300 million health workers will be needed over the next decade to care for the health needs of the world’s population. Current modes of training will only produce 30 million. So we cannot go on...

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Academics debate whether universities should teach virtue

Jun 1, 2017 by

Church of England Newspaper. Can and should moral teaching be part of a university course?  The need for good leaders and wise thinkers was highlighted at the ninth annual conference of the Macdonald Centre for Christian Ethics held at Christ Church Oxford on May 25 and 26 entitled “Cultivating...

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Canterbury statement after attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt

May 26, 2017 by

Brothers and Sisters in Christ, I am heartbroken by the news of another awful attack on men, women and children, murdered because of their faith in Jesus Christ. In this time of deep sorrow and pain, we commit to prayer those who have died, those who have been injured and those who have lost loved...

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