New user? Register here:
Email Address:
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

Chief Executive

London and Home Counties

Sons & Friends of the Clergy CHIEF EXECUTIVE Circa £85,000 • London Sons & Friends of the Clergy is at an exciting point in its history. After a recent merger the organisation has settle...  Read More

Signup for job alerts
Top feature

Clowning glory

Clowning glory

Clowns are having a bad press, but they represent an ancient and holy tradition, Pat Ashworth discovers  Subscribe to read more

Top comment

Not the comfy chair!

Decisions about pews and reordering reveal the very purpose of a church, argues William Whyte  Subscribe to read more

Sun 23 Oct 16 @ 20:12
Bishop of Norwich speaks out about grammar schools

Sun 23 Oct 16 @ 18:53
Religious groups discuss practical ways to tackle extremism