Liberian elections nullified: CEN 12.07.07 p 6. December 7, 2007Posted by geoconger in Church of England Newspaper, Church of the Province of West Africa.
The West African Church has nullified last month’s episcopal election in Liberia. The Nov 17 election of the Dean of Monrovia, the Very Rev. Jonathan Hart (pictured), as Bishop of Liberia was ruled void for not having conformed to canon law.
At a special diocesan convention held at Cuttington University College, Dean Hart, Dr. James Selle and Dr. Herman Browne—the international affairs secretary of the former Archbishop of Canterbury Lord Carey, stood for election to succeed the current Bishop, the Rt. Rev. Edward Neufville.
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