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18
Sep

Mission in a Context of Poverty

The Revd. Mote Magomba, Anglican Church of Tanzania,  speaks out against institutional or structural sin.  Pointing out that the situation of those who live in abject poverty is not God’s ideal, he goes on to say that being rich is not, in itself, sinful.  The rich who do not care for their fellow human beings, sharing the wealth they have that is a gift from God, are the true sinners.  Only through penitence and humility on the parts of both sides can the Kingdom of God ever be truly instituted and the mission of the Church fulfilled. Read more »