Church of Pakistan

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October 25, 2017

[Anglican Communion News Service] The leader of Pakistan’s Jamat-e-Islami political party, Senator Siraj ul Haq, has said that non-Muslims should not be referred to as minorities or put into an inferiority complex. Senator ul Haq, who has led the Islamist party since March 2014, made his...

May 31, 2017

[Anglican Communion News Service] Interfaith and religious harmony is essential to bring about “guaranteed long-term peace and stability” in Pakistan, senior faith leaders said at a peace conference organized by the Diocese of Peshawar. Bishop Humphrey Peters, who has since been elected as the...

March 21, 2017

[Anglican Communion News Service] The secretary general of the Anglican Communion, Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon, has told the Church of Pakistan it has something to offer to the Communion because of its experience of being a minority church in a Muslim Country. The eight Bishops of Pakistan,...

September 6, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] A security guard at a church in a Christian colony in Peshawar foiled a major terror attack on Sept. 2 before being killed in a subsequent gun-battle. Four suicide bombers entered the colony, on the city’s Warsak Road, at 5.50 a.m. local time. The...

April 4, 2016

Christians, Muslims and Hindus light candles and join in prayer at the site of last week’s bomb attack in the Gulshan-e Iqbal park in Lahore, which resulted in the deaths of at least 76 people and 300 people being injured. Photo: Diocese of Raiwind

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March 29, 2016

The Moderator of the Church of Pakistan, Bishop Samuel Azariah visits victims of Easter Sunday’s bomb blast in Lahore to support them and their families. Photo: Diocese of Raiwind

[Anglican Communion News Service] The prime minister of Pakistan has said that the heart of every...

March 28, 2016

[Minority Concern of Pakistan] At least 70 people have been killed, including 29 children, and more than 340 injured in a suicide blast on Easter Day at Gulshan Iqbal Park, Lahore, the capital of Punjab province, Pakistan. About 3,000 people were visiting the park at the time of blast.

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February 16, 2016

Security forces carry out an anti-terror exercise at the Diocese of Peshawar’s Elizabeth Girls High School. Photo: The Frontier News

[Anglican Communion News Service] Security forces in Pakistan have conducted a full-scale security exercise at the Diocese of Peshawar’s Elizabeth...

February 16, 2016

Security forces carry out an anti-terror exercise at the Diocese of Peshawar’s Elizabeth Girls High School. Photo: The Frontier News

[Anglican Communion News Service] Security forces in Pakistan have conducted a full-scale security exercise at the Diocese of Peshawar’s Elizabeth...

January 20, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Bishop of Peshawar has said that Pakistanis are living “under the terrible grip of terrorism” and urged worldwide prayer for his country after the latest terror attack this morning left 19 people dead and 17 injured. Responsibility for the gun...

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