Sunday, September 15, 2019

Diocese Of Abuja Records Another Milestone, With The Establishment Of Anglican International Academy

To raise godly children, trained for Jesus and the society; and to produce boys and girls who are full of integrity and honour and who understand the dignity of labour is, according to the Primate of all Nigeria Anglican Communion, the Most Rev. Dr Nicholas D. Okoh, the reason for the establishment of the...

Primate Okoh Dedicates Water Factory, Sends Message To Government At All Level

“In the Church, nothing is done carelessly; and everything that is done has a purpose.” These were the words of the Most Rev. Dr Nicholas D. Okoh, the Primate of all Nigeria Anglican Communion and Bishop of the Diocese of Abuja at the dedication of Compass Rose Table Water Factory, which was built and is...

EFAC Charged To Understand The Times

The Evangelical Fellowship in the Anglican Communion, (EFAC) Nigeria, recently concluded her 2019 convention, with the theme, “Understand the Times” (Eph. 5:15-17). The soul enrichment August retreat was held for clergy and wives from 12th to 14th at the St Michael's Cathedral Aba and the general from 15th to 18th at Ovum Girls High...

Dame Edith Okowa Calls For Encouragement Of Youths With Opportunities

The First Lady of Delta State, Dame Edith Okowa, has called for the youths to be encouraged and provided with more opportunities by both public and private sector actors for them to succeed in their individual and collective endeavours. Her Excellency made the call while facilitating a talk session on 'Worry and Depression: The...

Learning From Survivors Of Church Sexual Abuse

We were asked in 2017 to undertake a qualitative research study into child sexual abuse by clergymen – it was exclusively perpetrated by ‘men’ – in the Diocese of Chichester. We were asked specifically to look at the ‘how’ and the ‘why’ of what happened, rather that the ‘who’, ‘what’ or ‘when’. This involved examining...

Archbishop Urges Action On Abortion Bill

Archbishop Glenn Davies has warned of the dangers of the Bill which allows abortion up until birth, urging Christians show support for the life of the unborn before the Upper House considers the Bill. The Archbishop has written to all clergy in the Diocese of Sydney, saying he considers the Bill before the Legislative Council,...

ADF Rebels Attack Boga, Democratic Republic of Congo

Bishop William Bahemuka, the Anglican Bishop of the Diocese of Boga (DR Congo) has reported that ADF rebels attacked Boga town in the early morning hours of Friday, 23rd August. Boga is located in the southern part of Ituri Province and is where the diocesan Cathedral is located. More than 200 youth, children, and women were...

Church of Uganda Elects The 9th Archbishop

On 28th August 2019, at a press conference held at the Provincial Secretariat, Namirembe, the Rt. Rev. Edison Irigei, Dean of the Church of Uganda, announced that the Rt. Rev. Dr. Stephen Samuel Kaziimba was elected the 9th Archbishop of the Church of Uganda. The election was held during a meeting of the House...

BREAKING: The Wife of The Bishop of Ikeduru Released

Sources in the Diocese of Iheduru, Church of Nigeria has confirmed to ACNN that the wife of the bishop of Ikeduru, Mrs. Anuri Maduwuike has been freed by her kidnappers after a ransom was paid. On the evening of 22 August 2019 Mrs. Anuri Maduwuike was abducted while going home from Owerri on the way...

Cable Television, A Veritable Tool For Evangelism In The 21st Century Says Okoh

In mapping out the future for the Anglican Cable Network Nigeria (ACNN TV), a cable television channel owned by the Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion, the management board of ACNN organized a two-day strategy retreat to re-strategize and formulate more effective ways of moving the station forward. The retreat, which took place at St. Matthew’s...

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