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Episcopal Church: Same-sex couples can marry anywhere

July 21, 2018 Chika Chuks 0

The Episcopal Church removed restrictions on same-sex marriage, a move that allows all couples to wed where they worship, even if their bishop disapproves. The action came out of discussions at the General Convention, which wrapped up its triennial meeting in Austin, Texas, on Friday. Same-sex couples are already allowed [Read more]

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Episcopal Church to Revise Official Prayer Book

July 13, 2018 Chika Chuks 0

The Episcopal Church is about to revise their official Book of Common Prayer to include more “inclusive and expansive language” for both God and humanity. At the mainline denomination’s 79th General Convention in Austin, Texas, the House of Deputies voted to adopt a resolution that approved beginning a revision process [Read more]

CAN Postpones Protest Till Further Notice

July 10, 2018 Chika Chuks 0

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), has postponed until further notice its planned public protest slated for July 11, 2018. It said it postponed the march due to some circumstances beyond its control. CAN President, Rev. Samson Ayokunle, made the announcement in a statement signed by Pastor Adebayo Oladeji , [Read more]

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Christian baker resumes business after court victory

June 27, 2018 Chika Chuks 0

A Christian baker Jack Phillips, who recently won his case before the Supreme Court in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission, says his business has been busier than ever after his court victory. Phillips, who owns speciality bakery Masterpiece Cakeshop, drew national attention when he refused to make a [Read more]

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CT (Christianity Today) President-CEO to Retire in 2019

June 25, 2018 Chika Chuks 0

CT (Christianity Today) has announced the pending retirement of ministry president and chief executive officer Harold B. Smith, effective May 1st 2019. Speaking on behalf of the board, CT Board chair Gene Habecker said that: “While we are saddened to see this passionate, mission-driven leader draw his time to a [Read more]

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Letter to the Churches – GAFCON 2018 Assembly

June 25, 2018 Chika Chuks 0

Greetings from the land of the birth, ministry, death, resurrection and ascension of our glorious Lord Jesus Christ. The third Global Anglican Future Conference (Gafcon) was held in Jerusalem in June 2018, a decade after the inaugural Gafcon in 2008. Gafcon 2018, one of the largest global Anglican gatherings, brought [Read more]