GAFCON pressed from all sides

Apr 1, 2021 by

by Charles Raven, Anglican Ink: ‘The deadly ‘virus’ of homosexuality has infiltrated the ACNA’ he alleged, and this had ‘serious implications’ for Archbishop Foley Beach’s leadership of GAFCON (the Global Anglican Future Conference, made up of orthodox believers unhappy with Anglicanism’s liberal sexual trajectory). But a careful reading of the Nigerian statement shows that it is based on a misunderstanding of an internal debate in the ACNA about the pastoral care of people who are same-sex...

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Gafcon IOW – Press Release

Mar 16, 2021 by

from Gafcon: This week Gafcon IOW (Isle of Wight, UK) was launched. This is a local expression of a global movement, and the Steering Committee are thrilled to be under the umbrella of the largest anglican movement in the world. The Gafcon movement is a global family of authentic Anglicans standing together to retain and restore the Bible to the heart of the Anglican Communion. Our mission is to guard the unchanging, transforming Gospel of Jesus Christ and to proclaim Him to the world. We are...

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COME, LET US CONFER, Part 2: Justin Welby Enters the Fray

Mar 8, 2021 by

by Stephen Noll: This is a continuation of my recent appeal “Appeal to the Leadership of the Global Anglican Future Conference.” Right on cue, Justin Welby, the Archbishop of Canterbury, seconded shortly thereafter by Stephen Cottrell, the Archbishop of York, jumps into the fray uninvited, accusing Henry Ndukuba, the Archbishop of Nigeria, of homophobia, the one unforgivable sin in the index of the Pansexual Revolution. Archbishop Welby proceeds to rebuke Archbishop Ndubuka for violating the...

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COME, LET US CONFER: A Call to the Gafcon Leadership

Mar 3, 2021 by

by Stephen Noll: During the past week, there has been a flurry of statements by orthodox Anglican church leaders –accelerated and magnified, as per usual, by the internet and social media – concerning positions on homosexuality and same-sex attraction. It is not my intention to enter into the intricacies of this matter, except to make the point that NONE of the participants are advocating the positions taken by the Episcopal Church USA. The Anglican Church in North America has been clear in...

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Are Orthodox Anglicans in Danger of Tearing Apart over Limits to Homosexual Acceptance?

Mar 1, 2021 by

by David Virtue, Virtueonline: A damaging rift in the Anglican communion between two Anglican jurisdictions, the Anglican Church in North America and the Anglican Church of Nigeria threatens to tear apart orthodox Anglicans under the banner of GAFCON; even as many provinces have accepted, and many seem ready to ratify homosexuality within the Lambeth Conference of bishops including the Church of England. A statement put out by the ACNA College of Bishops this week, attempted to put a...

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Passing the Baton

Feb 24, 2021 by

by Philip de Grey-Warter: Archbishop Foley Beach as Chairman of the Gafcon Primates Council formally inaugurated the Anglican Convocation in Europe (ACE) in a Zoom event on 22nd February 2021 with participants from across the continent and around the world. ACE is one of two convocations that are part of the Anglican Network in Europe overseen by Bishop Andy Lines under the auspices of Gafcon. After commissioning and praying for the convocation, Archbishop Foley commended all those involved in...

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