Thinking Anglicans

Zimbabwe: church leaders speak out

There is no mention of explicit Anglican involvement in any of the following news reports from Zimbabwe. Nevertheless the event described seems worth reporting.

Reuters Mugabe rejects church calls for a new constitution
Voice of America Zimbabwe Churchmen Present ‘National Vision’ To President Mugabe
The Herald Harare via Zimbabwe: Churches Present Draft Document to President
Associated Press via the International Herald-Tribune Church leaders ask for forgiveness, call for reconciliation to heal Zimbabwe

Hat Tip Magic Statistics.

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Cheryl Clough
17 years ago

At the recent World Assembly for Religions Peace (title correct?) in Kyoto, some Catholics shared the story that their credibility and ability to heal in Argentina only improved after they confessed to their silence or actions that had either directly or indirectly tolerated the harsh treatment of Argentinians in their unjust war. God willing, this might be a turning point for Zimbabwe too. The Zimababweans need more than our prayers, they need practical support in terms of food. But our prayers are important as they also need to not only stabilize nourishment but the infrastructure and provision of services. How… Read more »

Cynthia Gilliatt
Cynthia Gilliatt
17 years ago

Does the Anglican Church in Zimbabwe belong to the Zimbabwe Council of Churches?

victoria mort
victoria mort
16 years ago

Can we know the names and addresses of churches to which we could send food for distribution to the hungry?

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