Mothers’ Union returns home for 140th anniversary celebrations
by Gavin Drake
Source: Anglican Communion News Service
More than 3,000 members of the Mothers’ Union will gather from all corners of the globe tomorrow (Thursday) to celebrate the mission agency’s 140th anniversary. The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, the patron of the MU, will preside at a service of celebration and thanksgiving in Winchester Cathedral in southern England – the burial place of the MU founder Mary Sumner.