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

Harare confirms 1385 candidates

by Pat Ashworth

IT TOOK more than three hours on Sunday for the Bishop of Harare, the Rt Revd Sebastian Bakare, and the Suffragan Bishop of Warrington, the Rt Revd David Jennings, to lay hands on all the candidates who came forward for confirmation in the dio­­cese of Harare.

The 1385 people confirmed at the Nelson Mandela Hall, in the Zimbabwe Agricultural Society showgrounds, were all from churches in greater Harare, and had waited two years for their interim Bishop. Others were ...

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

2 x House for Duty posts

West Midlands

2 x House for Duty posts, Ross-on-Wye A flourishing benefice with an established H4D tradition in a great location. Details: www.hereford.anglican.org or contact the Rector informally: sarah.jones@...  Read More

Signup for job alerts
Top feature

Still singing when the snowman melted

Still singing when the snowman melted

From angelic chorister to daytime-television presenter, Aled Jones will be forever associated with The Snowman. He talks to Sarah Meyrick  Subscribe to read more

Top comment

The theology behind Renewal and Reform

The programme rests on solid foundations, rooted in scripture and tradition, says Jeremy Worthen  Read More

Fri 9 Dec 16 @ 20:45
.@theresa_may endorses adage that a Christian is either a "missionary or an imposter" https://t.co/ncOYSTGLL1

Fri 9 Dec 16 @ 19:15
'We believe they have a pressing moral duty to alleviate the damage the disruption is causing to our communities' https://t.co/lijebGqY1d