The primate, who surprised the congregation when he sang lyrics from 'Tukudendereze Yesu', a Luganda hymn observed that although Church of England and CoU have differences, he is very aware that Jesus remains the same and saves, which unites the Anglican Communion.
Portal Welby, the Archbishop of Canterbury in United Kingdom has argued Church
of Uganda to remain steadfast and in Communion with the entire church despite
speaking while giving his welcoming remarks during the enthronement of Dr.
Stephen Kazimba Mugalu, the 9th Church of Uganda Archbishop.
primate, who surprised the congregation when he sang lyrics from 'Tukudendereze
Yesu', a Luganda hymn observed that although Church of England and CoU have
differences, he is very aware that Jesus remains the same and saves, which unites
the Anglican Communion.
in: "We have our
and Church of England disagreed on their perception of homosexuality. Church of
Uganda strongly preached against the vice, saying it is incompatible with
Webly, who visited the Uganda martyrs shrine in Namugongo on Saturday, said he
was pleased to see the transforming experience and seeds of the extraordinary
notes that because of Uganda's witness to Christ, the Anglican Communion remains
in: "And because of...
out...heart, thank you."//
at the same event, Martin Nyaboho, the Archbishop of Anglican Church of Brazil
noted that many churches in America are inspired by the Church in Africa and Uganda
in particular for keeping and heeding to the scriptures.
Badi Arama, Archbishop of the Anglican Church of Rwanda noted that there is a
challenge for the church more so its leaders who need to remain steady and
guard the gospel.
in: "It's a challenge....
out...will be successful."//
his speech as Chief Guest President, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni expressed
confidence in the newly enthroned Archbishop to transform CoU and citizens of
noted that Dr. Kazimba did a wonderful job of transforming Mityana Diocese
where he served as Bishop before he was elevated and challenged him to scale up
his efforts as he now heads the entire CoU.
in: "First of all...
outgoing Archbishop, Stanley Ntagali and his predecessor, Henry Luke Orombi for
their efforts to make CoU self-sustaining by implementing several project like
the construction of Church House on Kampala Road among others.
explained that the projects shade a clear picture that the church is growing.
He also noted that he was pleased with the presence of all religious leaders at
the enthronement ceremony despite their religious affiliations, which he said shows
that CoU and Ugandans have developed from narrow doctrines.
took chance to remind Uganda to practice safe hygiene rituals to eliminate the
threat of Corona Virus.
With humor, the president noted that however much, he
had the urge to get the blessings of Archbishop Justin Webly from Canterbury
when he visited State House; he just had to wave at him as a precautionary
measure to control the spread of the virus.
asked Ugandans to get rid of unhygienic and other practices that may expose
them to the deadly Corona virus, which is ravaging the world.