Praise service celebrates Irish hymn writer Cecil Frances Alexander on her 200th anniversary

Posted on: March 13, 2019  Rebekah Clingan dressed as Mrs Cecil Frances Alexander during a praise service in St Macartin’s Cathedral, Enniskillen, to mark the hymn writer’s 200th anniversary. Photo Credit: Clogher Diocese The 200th anniversary of the birth of Anglican hymn writer Cecil Frances Alexander was celebrated with a themed praise evening in Enniskillen, … Continue reading “Praise service celebrates Irish hymn writer Cecil Frances Alexander on her 200th anniversary”

CMS-Africa celebrates anniversary by opening new hub for Africa mission

Posted on: November 23, 2018 Canon Moses Bushendich, the new international director of CMS-Africa, greets guests at a 10th anniversary celebration dinner, along with his wife Caroline. Photo Credit: Jeremy Woodham / Church Mission Society CMS-Africa, the sister organisation to the Church Mission Society has celebrated its tenth anniversary by opening a new international base … Continue reading “CMS-Africa celebrates anniversary by opening new hub for Africa mission”

Archbishop of Cape Town marks anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s first speech as a free man

Posted on: February 13, 2018 The spot at Bishopcourt – the official residence of the Archbishops of Cape Town – where Nelson Mandela first addressed the world’s media as a freeman, has been marked with a commemorative plaque. Nelson Mandela was released from prison after 27 years of captivity on 11 February 1990. He spent … Continue reading “Archbishop of Cape Town marks anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s first speech as a free man”