Episcopal Church of South Sudan

 

South Sudan Archbishop welcomes ceasefire agreement as peace talks continue

The Anglican Archbishop of South Sudan has led five days of mediated peace talks between the warring parties in South Sudan.

 

Archbishop of South Sudan enthroned

Archbishop Justin Badi Arama installed as fifth primate of South Sudan and Archbishop of Juba

 

GAFCON adopts moratorium on women bishops

Entebbe meeting of GAFCON primates resolves not to consecrate further women bishops until a consensus in favor of the innovation is reached

 

GAFCON responds to South Sudan consecration of woman bishop

Consecration of Elizabeth Awut was an anamoly, not a change in doctrine or discipline GAFCON reports

 

Allegations of irregularities raised in South Sudan archbishop election

While the bishops and archbishops said they would honor the outcome, they were concerned the election had been “tainted” and did not bode well for the future unity of South Sudan’s largest church.

 

First woman bishop for GAFCON province

Elizabeth Awut consecrated as assistant bishop of Rumbek

 

New archbishop for South Sudan

Justin Badi Arama, Bishop of Maridi, will succeed Daniel Deng Bul as Archbishop of Juba and Primate of South Sudan.

 

Clergy targeted in South Sudan attacks

Episcopal Church of South Sudan clergy singled out for attack in Yei

 

South Sudan church backs new peace initiative

ECSS has lent its support to a peace initiative launched by President Salva Kiir to end the three year old tribal conflict that has devastated Africa’s newest independent nation.