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Staff vacancy at TEE College

TEE College is looking to appoint an academic programme coordinator with responsibility for the Diploma in Theology programme. The person in this role is responsible for the preparation, delivery, and review of this programme in the distance-mode.

Advantages will be:

  •  Membership of one of the College’s partner churches and experience with both theological education and church-based training for ministry.
  • A qualification and/or experience in higher education.
  • Experience in distance education.
  • Experience in using technology for education.

The position is based in Johannesburg. Job description and application form are available on the College website – www.tee.co.za/vacancies.html

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Scam alert from the Bishop of George

Urgent note: Kindly note that there is a hoax message circulating from an unknown email address under the name of Brian Marajh requesting that I need financial assistance.

Please ignore. It does not come from me.

+ Brian George

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Publishing Committee news

The Publishing Committee office will be closing from 20 December 2019 to 6 January 2020.   We thank all who supported the office during 2019 and wish you a blessed Christmas and peaceful New Year.

Stock is still available for the following:

Almanac 2020 @  R10

Lectionary 2019-2020  – available in English and isiXhosa  @  R 25

Anglican Diaries 2020  @  R 125

Word and Worship 2020  @ R250

Please send an email to orders@anglicanchurchsa.org.za for a quote. Orders will be dispatched in the New Year.

Canon Cynthia Botha

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Acts & Resolutions of Provincial Synod now published

The Acts and Resolutions of Provincial Synod 2019 are now available here:

ACTS AND RESOLUTIONS [download PDF]

Should any spelling errors, omissions or other mistakes be found, please contact the office of the Provincial Executive Officer so that corrections can be made:

PEO: harenz@anglicanchurchsa.org.za
PEO Admin: matlotly@anglicanchurchsa.org.za

OFFICE OF THE PEO

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New Bishop of Mzimvubu elected

The Bishops of the Province at the Electoral College of Mzimvubu held 22 September 2019 elected the Rt Revd Tsietsi Seleoane, after the 6th ballot, as the next Bishop of the Diocese of Mzimvubu.

Please pray for Bishop Tsietsi and the Diocese as they prepare to receive their new bishop.

Ven Horace Arenz

Provincial Executive Officer

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Synod of Bishops to elect new Bishop of Table Bay

The Diocese of Cape Town at its Elective Assembly on 25 July 2019 failed to Elect a Bishop of Table Bay (Suffragan of Cape Town) and delegated the responsibility to the Synod of Bishops.

The Ven Horace Arenz

Provincial Executive Officer

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New Bishop of St Mark the Evangelist elected

Bishop-Elect Luke, third from left, with Elective Assembly officials, Archbishop Thabo and Provincial Executive Officer, the Ven Horace Arenz.

The Archbishop and the PEO, who are in the Diocese of St Mark the Evangelist for the Elective Assembly, have asked me to inform you that Dean Luke Abe Pretorius has been elected as new Bishop of St Mark the Evangelist.

You are requested to pray for Bishop-Elect Pretorius and his family.

Mrs Matlotlisang Mototjane
Provincial Executive Administrator

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Candidates for election as Bishop of Table Bay

An Elective Assembly of the Diocese of Cape Town will choose a successor to the retiring Bishop of Table Bay, the Right Revd Garth Counsell, from the 25th to the 27th of July.

Please pray for the Elective Assembly and for the candidates nominated for election:

The Ven Terrence Lester – Christ Church, Constantia
The Rev Canon Mark Long – St Andrew’s, Newlands
The Ven Joshua Louw – St Paul’s, Bree Street
The Rev Ashley Petersen – St James the Great, Sea Point
The Rev Allan Smith – St Martin’s, Bergvliet
The Very Rev Michael Weeder – St George’s Cathedral

Mrs Matlotlisang Mototjane
Provincial Executive Administrator

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Week of Prayer for Christian Unity – 30 May to 9 June

The Church Unity Commission has published a resource document — including prayers in 10 languages, readings and a proposal for pulpit exchanges — for this year’s Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, which lasts from Ascension to Pentecost.

Click on the link which follows to download the resource:

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2019 Ascension to Pentecost30 May – 9 June 2019

To learn more, see the CUC website >>

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Candidates for election as Bishop of St Mark the Evangelist

An Elective Assembly of the Diocese of St Mark the Evangelist will choose a successor to the retiring bishop, the Right Revd Martin Breytenbach, from the 9th to 11th July.

Please pray for the Elective Assembly and for the candidates nominated for election:

The Revd Aaron CHITUTA
The Rev Canon Dr Vicentia KGABE
The Revd David MANAMELA
The Revd Samuel Mpole MASEMOLA
The Revd Lazarus Majahe MOKOBAKE
The Revd Canon Shearsby MUPFUDZAPAKE
The Very Revd Luke PRETORIUS
The Revd Dr Ananias Palolo RADEBE

Ven Horace Arenz
Provincial Executive Officer