Kidnappers murder Nigerian priest and demand ransom for release of his family – ACNS

Reports from Nigeria say that a priest from the Diocese of Sokoto has been murdered by kidnappers who are continuing to hold his family. According to the reports, Anthony Idris Jata’u was abducted on Thursday night by kidnappers who also took his wife, three children and two sisters-in-law. His body was found by the side … Continue Reading

Cleaning Up the Playing Field: Six Resolutions for Lambeth – Covenant

Andrew Goddard’s recent article on the challenges facing the next Lambeth Conference and the Anglican Communion bears careful repeated readings, especially by Communion leaders and those planning the conference. His concerns and warnings — particularly that the conference’s current ordering is likely to lead to further conflict and fragmentation — are sobering and convincing. Ephraim … Continue Reading