Response to the murder of Alan Henning
05 October 2014
The President of the Methodist Conference, the Revd Kenneth G
Howcroft said: "We are overcome with sorrow at the brutal murder of
Alan Henning. No religious, political or ideological cause
justifies such acts. He was an ordinary man who extraordinarily
sought to help fellow human beings. We thank God for him and
commend him to God."
The Vice-President, Ms Gill Dascombe, added: "We pray for his
family and friends, and for the Muslim communities for whose
expressions of horror and support we are all very grateful.
Together we must work and pray to oppose evil and create