Pastor Agu Irukwu, national leader of the Redeemed Christian Church of God in the UK and Senior Pastor of Jesus House, London, has been elected as the next Pentecostal President of Churches Together in England (CTE). He follows Bishop Eric Brown who was first elected Pentecostal President in 2013.
The Pentecostal President is part of a six-member presidium for CTE that includes Bishop Angaelos (Orthodox Churches), the Revd Canon Billy Kennedy (New Churches, the Religious Society of Friends and the Lutheran and German-speaking Churches), the Revd Dr Hugh Osgood (Free Churches Moderator), Cardinal Vincent Nichols (Cardinal Archbishop of Westminster) and Archbishop Justin Welby (Archbishop of Canterbury).
‘We are delighted to welcome Pastor Agu as our Pentecostal President and look forward to working with him to build on the foundations so ably laid by our first Pentecostal President, Bishop Eric Brown’, said the Revd Dr David Cornick, General Secretary of CTE.
For full details see the CTE website.