The Sixth Global South Anglican Conference took place in Cairo, Egypt from 3rd through 8th October, 2016. The theme for this encounter was: “…found faithful.” Primates, Bishops and representatives of Anglicans in the Global South reflected on mission. They deplored the departure of some western churches from traditional and biblical norms on homosexuality and called for discipline to bring Anglican churches back into relationship with each other. Below we publish excerpts from their message to the worldwide Anglican Communion.
7 October 2016
God places in our hearts the resolve to be part of his mighty work in our generation. He is merciful to us and has answered our prayers in ways and in circumstances that far exceed our expectation. We have witnessed the gracious and powerful breaking in of the Holy Spirit in the present time. We recall with joy the many ways that God has revived our Churches through his light-shedding holy Word and fresh-anointing of his Spirit. He makes us able to take up responsibilities and initiatives for mission. He uses us to contend together in the face of false teaching for the faith that was once delivered to the saints (Jude 3). READ ALL