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December 16, 2012

[Anglican Communion News Service] Thousands of worshippers took part in an historic thanksgiving service in Harare today to celebrate the return of St Mary and All Saints Cathedral and other properties to the Church of the Province of Central Africa (CPCA) and Zimbabwe Anglicans.

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November 29, 2012

[Anglican Communion News Service] Reclaiming church properties has not been as easy as Anglicans in Zimbabwe had hoped with those trying to do so being refused entry and beaten with chains.

Writing to supporters around the Anglican Communion, Diocese of Harare Bishop Chad Gandiya...

November 19, 2012

[Anglican Communion News Service] Anglicans across Zimbabwe and the communion are celebrating after the country’s Supreme Court ruled that the bishop of Harare, the Rt. Rev. Chad Gandiya, is the lawful trustee of diocesan church properties. This decision means Anglicans will once again...

July 31, 2012

[Anglican Communion News Service] Anglicans in Zimbabwe’s Diocese of Masvingo may once again face arrest for trying to commemorate the life and ministry of Arthur Shearly Cripps1 and for carrying out their ministry.

As ACNS reported last year, clergy and pilgrims were prevented...

February 22, 2012

[Anglican Communion News Service] Bishop Chad Gandiya of Harare Feb. 22 issued an open letter to stress the difference between the Church of the Province of Central Africa dioceses in Zimbabwe and the churches run by an excommunicated former bishop.

Gandiya said in the letter that there...

January 4, 2012

[Episcopal News Service] The Anglican Archbishop of Cape Town has called on Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe to put an end to persecution of the Anglican Church after state police on Jan. 3 broke up the annual prayer retreat of clergy from the Diocese of Harare.

About 80 diocesan...

October 17, 2011

Stories of child abuse and neglect at an Anglican orphanage have tempered Zimbabwe Anglican's celebrations at legal decisions provisionally returning church property to them.

The Anglican Diocese of Harare revealed on Oct. 15 that children at the Shearly Cripps Children's Home -- an...

October 14, 2011

Zimbabwe's high court has ordered Anglican Church staffers back at a mission hospital from where they were evicted by an excommunicated bishop last month and ordered another renegade bishop to hand back control of a church building.

Former bishop for the Harare diocese Nolbert Kunonga...

October 10, 2011

Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams praised Anglicans in Zimbabwe for remaining firm in the face of assaults by followers of an excommunicated bishop who has seized church property, forcing people to find other places to worship.

On Oct. 10, Williams, along with the Anglican...

October 3, 2011

As Zimbabweans prepared to welcome Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams this week in a visit designed to support Anglicans under siege from a renegade ex-bishop, the former cleric himself said he would snub the Anglican Communion leader.

Anglicans in Zimbabwe are embroiled in a fight...

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