The Most Rev. Stanley Ntagali, Archbishop of the Church of Uganda, has confirmed the death of the Most Rev. Dr. Livingstone Mpalanyi Nkoyoyo, retired Archbishop of the Church of Uganda. He died on Friday morning, 5th January, at Kampala Hospital, Kololo. Archbishop Ntagali announces the following programme for the funeral arrangements: Immediately after the time[…]

Source: Seven-hundred teddy-bears which sat on the steps of London’s St Paul’s Cathedral early this year, are now providing comfort to thousands of child refugees who fled their homes in South Sudan for sanctuary in Uganda. The 700 bears were collected by the aid agency World Vision as part of a social media campaign[…]

Source: Anglicans around the world are marking the 16-Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence in a simple social media campaign – that is based on paper! They are taking photos holding a poster with a simple pledge: “because we are precious in God’s eyes, I will not keep silent on sexual & gender-based violence.”[…]

Church of Uganda in race to end gender-based violence

Source: The Archbishop of Uganda, Stanley Ntagali, will be the lead runner in a race designed to raise awareness of gender-based violence (GBV) next month. Archbishop Stanley will take part in the Gender Justice Run as part of the 16-Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence. The international 16-Days of Activism campaign begins tomorrow (Saturday 25 November)[…]

Source: The Roman Catholic Primate of All Ireland, Archbishop Eamon Martin, delivered a homily in Armagh’s Anglican Cathedral at a special choral evensong to mark the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. In the presence of the Anglican Primate, Archbishop Richard Clarke, Archbishop Eamon spoke about three ways of reconciling the Reformation by emphasising “the[…]

Source: written by Felix Warom Okello It is five years since you took an early retirement. What have you been up to? I got myself in the thing I told people on January 8, 2012 that I was to retire so that I could go and preach to people. Since then, I took the[…]

Source: It all started in 1976 when a former student of late Archbishop Janan Luwum, at the then Bishop Tucker Theological College Mukono (now UCU), invited his former Tutor to his installation as Arch-deacon of the then, newly created Ibanda archdeaconry. According to one of the elders of Ibanda, 98 year old and sound Murokore[…]

Age limit debate divides Bishops

Source: Countrywide. Two bishops yesterday separately likened lifting of the presidential age limit to “sale of Ugandans’ birth right” and “ruin of the country’s peace”, others asked for time to study the proposal while Archbishop Stanley Ntagali called the debate “critical and sensitive”. Members of Parliament subscribing to the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party,[…]

Source: Mission; women and gender issues; ecumenical dialogues and the work of the Anglican Alliance topped the agenda earlier this week as the ACC Standing Committee gathered in London. The Committee heard a series of reports from directors at the Anglican Communion office, including the heads of the Anglican Alliance. Director for Mission, Canon John[…]

Church urged to act on Zimbabwe

 Source: The spiritual head of the world’s 77 million Anglicans urged the church to speak out against human rights abuses in Zimbabwe and said on Wednesday the impact of sanctions should be considered. Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams said in a statement he was concerned about human rights in Zimbabwe and the southern African country’s[…]