Category Archives: West Africa

African bishops and The Episcopal Church issue communique

Excerpt: “Friends walk together.  Friends go the distance together.  Friends make music together.  Friends of Jesus love each other just as he commanded (v. 14).  Friends share their needs and their gifts, their burdens and their joys.  Over the years … Continue reading

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Donkeys, Plows, and Gender-Based Violence

Our guest blogger for today is the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings, President of the House of Deputies of The Episcopal Church. During these 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, I’ve been thinking about donkeys and plows. Late last month, … Continue reading

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Mission is Alive and Jesus Christ Proclaims it on this Continent: A View from Cameroon

In September, the Reverend Canon Petero Sabune, The Episcopal Church’s Partnership Officer for Africa, attended the triennial meeting of the Francophone Network of the Anglican Communion in Douala, Cameroon. He reflected on the importance of the Francophone Network’s presence there … Continue reading

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A Visit to Ghana

The Rev. Canon Petero Sabune, the Episcopal Church’s Partnership Officer for Africa, recently visited the Diocese of Cape Coast in Ghana. During his visit, he met with the Rev. Dr. Jenny Coley, a missionary from the Diocese of Long Island. … Continue reading

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