The appointment for our new Archbishop of the Province of South America

The Worldwide Anglican Church (WAC) is proud to introduce an important new appointment for our new Archbishop of the Province of South America.

The Most Revd Joseph Arcangel Rios Moncada. He has been elected and appointed to the Archbishop of the Province of South America on 9th December.

Archbishop Moncada will add one significant new duty, overseeing South America for the WAC.

Newly received Bishops, November 29, 2018

November 29, 2018

[Notice of newly received Bishops]

The Rt Revd Augustine Sukumar Sarkar – Bishop in West Bengal, India

The Rt Revd Irfan Paul – Bishop in Lahore, Pakistan

They have been attached to the Province of Southern Asia.. Their assignment of duties will be set anew by the Provincial Office in Hyderabad (Archbishop Ch Vijay Mohan Rao) at a later date.

Central Office, Kampala

Enthronement of the two Japanese Bishop-elects

The Worldwide Anglican Church will on Sunday 16th December 2018 consecrate two Japanese Priests to the Holy Order of BISHOP. The function will take place in St Paul’s Church Wamala, Kampala – Uganda.
Watch this space for details, you can also write to us on, wac@worldwideanglicanchurch.org

ORDINATION OF DEACONS AND PRIESTS

The Worldwide Anglican Church Diocese of Rwenzori in Western Uganda will on Sunday 9th December 2018 ordain Deacons and Priests.
The function will take place in Fort Portal town – Uganda, and will be presided over by the Diocesan Bishop, +The Right Reverend Jonathan Kyangasha.
If you’re staying around, the WAC invites you to attend.
Thank you and God bless you.

2018 NATIONAL CLERGY CONFERENCE

Date: Friday 14th December – Sunday 16th December 2018
Venue: St Paul’s Church, Wamala – Kampala, Uganda
Consecration of two Japanese Bishops: Sunday 16th December 2018, 10:00 am

NOTE:
Our Japanese Bishops will visit several parts of Uganda during their visit.

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT from the Central Office, Kampala.

The Worldwide Anglican Church (WAC) is pleased to announce the appointment of the new Bishop of Kobe and of Osaka in the Ecclesiastical Province of Japan of the WAC, effective Saturday, August 11, 2018.

It is our pleasure and honour to welcome the new Bishop of Kobe, the Rt Revd Titus Hikaru Yamaguchi, and of Osaka, Rt Revd Michael Tetsuya Kawaguchi to the WAC.

Bishop Yamaguchi and Bishop Kawaguchi will be invaluable assets of our Church which we shall use to the glory of God.

+++Christopher
Patriarch, WAC

[Announcement]

The enthronement of the Rt Revd Jonathan Kyangasha, Bishop of Rwenzori (Diocese of Rwenzori) of the Worldwide Anglican Church

from the Office of the Patriarch and the Central Office.

We are pleased to announce that the enthronement of the Rt Revd Jonathan Kyangasha will take place on Sunday 29th April 2018 at 10:00 am in Fort Portal town of Western Uganda.
He will be the first Bishop of Rwenzori (Diocese of Rwenzori) of the Worldwide Anglican Church.

He will also be raised to the Lead Bishop for Theological Discipline and Doctrine. And leads Committee of Theological Discipline and Doctrine in the Archbishops’ Council.

We ask you to pray for him. Thank you.

[January 17-20, 2018.] Patriarch Addresses the ‘The First Africa Summit for Peace, Security and Sustainable Development’.

The Most Revd* Christopher Lwanga Tusubira , the Patriarch of the Worldwide Anglican Church is now attending ‘The First Africa Summit for Peace, Security and Sustainable Development’ at Dakar, Sénégal(West Africa), with the support of the State of the République du Sénégal, under the presidency of His Excellency Macky Sall, and support of the National Assembly of Senegal, headed by Hon. Moustapha Niasse. (https://youtu.be/0F6lkCs7tGU).

The conference is being held on January 17-20, 2018, organized by the Universal Peace Federation (UPF) and the International Association of Parliamentarians for Peace (IAPP) to serve as the framework to promote the ideals of peace, unity, solidarity and good governance advocated by our global movement of Ambassadors for Peace.

The theme of the conference is “New Africa: Interdependence, Co-Prosperity and Universal Values”. Patriarch Christopher will be addressing the conference on January 19, on the topic ‘The role of inter-religious leaders can play in conflict resolution and development.’.

Patriarch Christopher at the Africa Summit

The Worldwide Anglican Church(WAC) has long been committed to addressing the evolving nature of social policy, caused by the changing political, social and economic climate of our times. It is our Christian mandate to shine the light of God’s love in every area of life, and the mission of the WAC is to voice the concerns of the church as the body of Christ, as well as striving to create a just and caring world, where all peoples can participate and flourish.

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*Conventionally a title and style of an Archbishop is used to a Patriarch.