The "fight against same sex" was nicely tied in to the charge that "some" believe Jesus not to be the only way, truth, light. No question as to who is doing the addressing. The Episcopal Church and the Presiding Bishop have been vilified enough to make it unnecessary to name them. The preacher Archbishop Nicholas Okoh made sure to bring in "pluralized society", "liberal stand of the west" just to make sure we all know who he is talking about.
There was then the obligatory cheer for Archbisop Akinola:
"... whereas some church leaders looked the other way when some clerics and some Bishop are giving to homosexuality and failed to stop them but God has raised Most Rev Peter Akinola to arrest and to rescue the situation, which has given birth to Global Anglican Future Conference(GAFCON). He called on all GAFCON leaders to stand firm and save Anglican church from failing."
"The servant of God therefore urged Christian faithfuls to pragmatically build, reform, heal and revitalize the Anglican Communion and expand its mission to the world. He reiterated that they should not be ashamed of the scriptures but live a Christo Centric (Christ centered) life."
The sermon was given at the close of the conference, which was co-sponsored by something called the Fellowship of Christian Patriots. Its president" Senator Ike Nwachukwu said "FCP believes that the formation of GAFCON will resist and reverse the declining moral trendin the church and that is why they are celebrating the ideals of GAFCON."
started with a lecture on”Homosexuality and Religion” delivered by Professor Oyewale Tomori."
The Program "
Doesn't this just make one sorry not to have been there?
Be alert, when people talk of war, assume they mean it.