New user? Register here:
Email Address:
Password:
Retype Password:
First Name:
Last Name:
Existing user? Login here:
 
 
News >

Deposed Bishop of Harare bars access to Anglican shrine

by Ed Beavan

CLERICS and pilgrims in Zimbabwe were unable to take part in annual celebrations at the shrine of a revered Anglican priest, after the deposed Bishop of Harare, Nolbert Kunonga, claimed ownership of the site.

The Anglican Communion News Service reported that the excommunicated bishop had said that he was in charge of the Arthur Shearly Cripps shrine and 78 churches in the Masvingo diocese in south-eastern Zim­babwe.

The diocese advised pilgrims to stay away from ...

If you have a valid subscription to Church Times, please log in to view this content. If you require a subscription, please click here.
Job of the week

Online Vicar

London and Home Counties

SOUL SEARCH ONLINE VICAR 20 hours a week working from home, pay is £20,000 Are you passionate about evangelism? Does digital media excite you as a means to connect with people to share the goo...  Read More

Signup for job alerts
Top feature

Extending a ministry of welcome

Extending a ministry of welcome

One of London’s hidden treasures is about to be opened to the public. Leigh Hatts reports  Subscribe to read more

Top comment

The local and the global cannot be separated

The PM’s criticism of ‘global citizens’ does not provide an excuse to neglect people beyond our borders, argues Rowan Williams  Read More

Tue 17 Jan 17 @ 11:40
UN launches largest-ever appeal for Syrian aid https://t.co/R22HNIOgQ7

Tue 17 Jan 17 @ 9:44
RT @ChurchjobsCT#Chaplain vacancy: The Anglican Church in Midi-Pyrénées and Aude (you'll need to be fluent in French) https://t.co/QddaYzfISs