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Africans counter Welby’s request

Madeleine Davies

by Madeleine Davies

Posted: 07 Feb 2014 @ 12:25

PRIMATES in Africa have issued their own reminder to the Archbishops of Canterbury and York, after receiving a letter recalling the Communion's commitment to caring for everyone, regardless of sexual orientation (News, 31 January).

Archbishop Welby and Dr Sentamu wrote last week to all the Primates, as well as the presidents of Nigeria and Uganda, reminding them of the Dromantine communiqué, which stated "The victimisation or diminishment of human beings whose affections happen to ...

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Should the police and the BBC have broadcast the investigation into Sir Cliff Richard? http://t.co/X8aMw6nwIe

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