Nifcon LogoNIFCON is the Network for Inter Faith Concerns across the Anglican Communion. Through this Web site, we hope to keep you informed on events, courses and articles on Inter Faith matters and serve as a resource for you.

Messages of Support

NIFCON - Mission Statement

The Network for Inter Faith Concerns (NIFCON) of the Anglican Communion exists to encourage:

  • Progress towards genuinely open and loving relationships between Christians and people of other faiths.
  • Exchange of news, information, ideas and resources relating to inter faith concerns between provinces of the Anglican Communion.
  • Local contextual and wider theological reflection.
  • Witness and evangelism where appropriate.
  • Prayerful and urgent action with all involved in tension and conflict.
  • Support for people of faith, especially Christians, who live as religious minorities in situations of discrimination or danger.

NIFCON does this by:

  • Networking and meeting;
  • Communication using various media
  • Gathering information through its international presidents, management group, correspondents, and contacts support groups.

It has also been charged by the Lambeth Conference to study and evaluate Muslim-Christian relations and report regularly to the Anglican Consultative Council.

Recent Photographs

Sheikh Qaribullahi Nasiru Kabar (Leader of the Qadiriyyah) and party, from Abuja, Nigeria, visit the Anglican Communion Office Anglican Jewish Commission of the Archbishop of Canterbury and the Chief Rabbinate of Israel Archbishop Idowu-Fearon and Bishop Jackson mould a decoration at Belleek Pottery in Co Fermanagh Bishop Michael Jackson, Cllr Alex Baird (Chairman of FDC) & Arbishop Idowu-Fearon at the Chairman's reception Ardhowen Theatre Rt Revd Michael Jackson, Mr Mahdi Shehu, Secretary General of Bridge Builders Association and Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon (Archbishop of Kaduna and one of three NIFCON Presidents) at the NIFCON Consulation. Rt Revd Michael Jackson (Church of Ireland - Chair of NIFCON Management Group)supports the local economy in a Kaduna market