Anglican Church of Southern Africa


African National Congress denounces bishops support of student protestors

ANC charges the support lent by the bishops of Pretoria and Johannesburg to the student protestors fomented violence


Liberal SA clergy promise to defy synod after it rejects gay blessings

Some clergy to go ahead with gay blessings, though synod leaders see homosexuality as "unnatural"


Cape Town archbishop backs country's embattled finance minister

Archbishop Thabo Makgoba has published an open letter to SA Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan offering his prayers and full support along with those of “people of faith” across the country.


SA episcopal election fails to select candidate

House of Bishops to appoint next bishop of the Diocese of Christ the King


Luke Pato consecrated as Bishop of Namibia

The former Provincial Executive Officer of the Anglican Church in Southern Africa has been consecrated the Bishop of Namibia. On 7 May 2016 the Rt. Rev.


Calls for Zuma to resign

The former Archbishop of Cape Town, the Most Rev. Njongonkulu Ndungane, has called for South African President Jacob Zuma to step down.


Cape Town archbishop denounces govt corruption

Archbishop Thabo Makgoba today called for a “tsunami of truth-telling” about corrupt influence-peddling on government by business interests.

Archbishop of Cape Town's Easter Sermon

Sermon on Luke 24:1-9 given by Archbishop Thabo Makgoba at the Easter Vigil at St George's Cathedral in Cape Town 26 March 2016


Cape Town archbishop letter following SA House of Bishops meeting

I am writing to you just as we complete the February meeting of the Synod of Bishops, where we continued to travel together as we wrestled with our episcopal leadership of the Church.


No election for Niassa

Choice of new bishop for northern Mozambique diocese falls to the South African House of Bishops


Primates of the Anglican Communion -- Archbishop of Southern Africa

The Most Rev Thabo Cecil Makgoba, Primate of the Anglican Church in Southern Africa and Archbishop of Cape Town.