It boggles me that those who voted no haven't yet left for ACNA.
The Global South Bishops said " We are against any criminalization of homosexuals, they are like all of us, need God’s mercy, grace and salvation."
I am trying to reconcile the Global South Bishops' statements with that of the Church of Nigeria " The Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) as a Province is a founding member of GAFCON/FCA, and subscribed to The Jerusalem Declaration, 2008. The Most Rev’d Josiah Idowu-Fearon’s statement: ‘I have never supported the law in Nigeria that criminalizes the gay community and I will never support it,’ clearly indicates that he is not in accord with the theological and doctrinal posture of the Church of Nigeria."
Its time the Global South Bishops calls the Church of Nigeria to order by asking them to stop persecuting and supporting the criminalizing of LGBT people.
Amen, Davis. The first order of business is to stop the persecution.
GAFCON is hard to take seriously as a religious movement when it tolerates, condones, perhaps even supports human rights abuses.
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