Undermining Gafcon

Jan 27, 2020 by

by David Virtue, VOL: The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby is doing his best to undermine GAFCON. Till recently, he wrote GAFCON off as a ginger group but that slur hasn’t worked, clearly hasn’t diminished their role nor dampened their progress or growth. All the conferences and gabfests calling for reconciliation, generous orthodoxy, prayers for unity, patience etc., has only prolonged the agony that he has failed to win GAFCON Anglicans over to his side. Welby must now face...

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The mysterious case of the Anglican Primates, Gafcon and Justin Welby

Jan 21, 2020 by

by David Baker, Christian Today: There is a curious resemblance between the recently-completed meeting of Anglican Primates in Jordan and the hit TV show The Masked Singer. In both cases, you see the pictures and get some words – but are left scratching your head as to what lies underneath. Perhaps best, though, not to start comparing the attire… Of course, let’s get real: the gathering of Anglican leaders in Amman has rather more serious ramifications than last week’s...

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What will happen to the Episcopal Church, the ACNA, the Church of England and Global Anglicans in 2020?

Jan 15, 2020 by

by David Virtue, VOL: The question might fairly be asked what can we expect in the coming year for The Episcopal Church, the Anglican Church in North America, the Church of England and the broader Anglican Communion. Second Coming predictors and speculators have been notoriously wrong for decades bearing in mind that their sole purpose has been to spare Americans and Brits from the bitter course of persecution thereby demanding the Lord relieve them of the stress and return to rescue them....

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Gafcon UK leader ‘very concerned’ by appointment of Stephen Cottrell as Archbishop of York

Jan 3, 2020 by

from Christian Today: The President of Gafcon UK, Bishop Michael Nazir-Ali, has said he is “very concerned” by the appointment of Stephen Cottrell as Archbishop of York. Cottrell is the current Bishop of Chelmsford and will succeed Dr John Sentamu as Archbishop of York following his retirement in June. The bishop’s appointment has been met with alarm by some evangelicals because of a dispute in his diocese last year over a Church of England primary school’s approach to...

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Bishop Authorizes Gender-Neutral Baptisms for Gay Couples

Dec 30, 2019 by

by Jules Gomes, Church Militant: A Catholic diocese in northeastern France is endorsing new “gender-neutral” language in ecclesiastical baptismal registers after the bishop issued a letter recommending the removal of all references to “father” and “mother.” The traditional terms for parents will be replaced on a default basis with “the name of the parents or other holders of parental authority.” The bishop of Langres defended the new guidelines,...

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Archbishop Ben Kwashi’s Christmas Message

Dec 23, 2019 by

Greetings from Jos, Nigeria! Great things God has done for us in sending His Son in His plan of salvation to redeem even His enemies to Himself! Watch General Secretary, Archbishop Ben Kwashi’s Christmas message to the family of global Anglicans: May we look to Christ’s humility that He showed in coming to earth as a man to save us. A very happy Christmas to you and God bless you, The Gafcon Secretariat

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