Synod Evacuated As Fire Destroys Cathedral and Diocesan Centre (allAfrica.com)

The Umzimvubu diocese’s Glenthorne Centre, in South Africa’s Eastern Cape, was destroyed by fire on Saturday as diocesan Synod members concluded their budget-setting meeting in the building. The diocese is currently in a period of turmoil. It’s bishop, the Rt Revd Mlibo Ngewu, temporarily relinquished his role following complaints to the Archbishop of Cape Town about…