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Sudan independence referendum ‘free and fair’

20. January 2011

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Sudan independence referendum ‘free and fair’

Southern Sudan’s week long independence referendum was free and fair, independent poll monitors have reported and turn out heavy. The results of the referendum on independence for the Southern African, Christian half of Sudan from the Northern Muslim, Arab governing in Khartoum are being tallied this week, but preliminary…

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The Conference Statement of the 2nd All Africa Bishops Conference

03. September 2010

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Preamble The second All Africa Bishops Conference, organised by the Council of Anglican Provinces of Africa (CAPA), met in Entebbe, Uganda, from 23rd to 29th August 2010. Participants included 398 bishops representing the following Provinces: Burundi, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Indian Ocean, Kenya,…

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CAPA Primates Communiqué,  Uganda

29. August 2010

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CAPA Primates Communiqué,  Uganda

August 29, 2010 1. In a spirit of unity and trust, and in an atmosphere of love the Primates of the Council of Anglican Provinces in Africa (CAPA) as well as Archbishop John Chew, the Chairman of the Global South, which represents the majority of the active orthodox membership in the entire Anglican Communion, met during the…

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African bishops chide Anglican leader on homosexuality - CNN Belief Blog

28. August 2010

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Conservative Anglican bishops pressed the head of the worldwide church over homosexuality at a conference this week in Uganda, demanding he "sort out" the crisis facing the world's third-largest Christian denomination. Bishops from Singapore, Southeast Asia and Africa told Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams in…

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African bishops maintain anti-gay stand - New Vision Online

25. August 2010

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African bishops maintain anti-gay stand - New Vision Online

ANGLICAN bishops attending the All Africa Bishops Conference in Entebbe have reiterated their firm stand against homosexuality. In speeches, most of which received standing ovations, the prelates said the practice was alien and an “innovation of the truth”. Present was the Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams, whose…

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African bishops say Anglicans in West strayed from God

25. August 2010

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ENTEBBE, Tuesday The Anglican church in the West no longer adheres to the word of God, African bishops said Tuesday at a continental conference attended by the Archbishop of Canterbury. Rowan Williams, the head of the world-wide Anglican Communion, has been criticised by some African church leaders for his…

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African bishops’ meeting in Uganda told: “History will record what happens at this conference” - ACNS

25. August 2010

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The Bishop in Egypt1 Dr Mouneer Anis told bishops from more than 400 dioceses at the 2nd All Africa Bishops Conference that this was an historic moment for Africa’s Christian community. “There is no doubt that history is going to record what happens at this conference for future generations,” he said at today’s opening…

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STATEMENT FROM THE CAPA MEETING HELD IN NAIROBI ON 3RD & 4TH SEP 08

07. November 2008

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CAPA STATEMENT FROM THE PRIMATES AND STANDING COMMITTEE OF CAPA IN NAIROBI, SEPTEMBER 3RD AND 4TH 2008 We met as Primates of Africa together with the Standing Committee of CAPA at the ACK Guest House on the 3rd and 4th of September 2008. This meeting provided the opportunity to reflect on our journey since our last Council…

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EASTER MESSAGE FROM THE MOST REV IAN ERNEST - CAPA CHAIRMAN

17. March 2008

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The Lenten Season and the Celebration of Easter Strengthens our Faith in Jesus, our Lord and Saviour . St Paul in his letter to the Philippians inform us of who Christ is for us (Phil 2:6-11) This faith in Jesus, the word incarnate is to be translated on our lives as individuals and as communities. God has given to us men and…

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CAPA Communique, Mauritius, Indian Ocean, October 2007

06. October 2007

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Council of Anglican Provinces in Africa Tenth CAPA Council Meeting Mauritius, Indian Ocean, October 2007 Communiqué ________________________________________ 1. We, delegates of the Council of Anglican Provinces in Africa, gathered at Hotel El Monaco, Quatre Bornes, Mauritius between the 2nd and 5th October 2007 for the tenth…

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