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Flooding in Aweil leaves thousands homeless; Bishop Garang asks for aid

Aug 20, 2019

Recent flooding in the Aweil state of South Sudan has wreaked havoc on infrastructure and left thousands homeless.  The UN has reported the death toll has reached 62 and more than 37,000 homes have been damaged or destroyed. Weather forecaste...

Tagged: south sudan, flooding, aid, ebola

Carolina parishes report flooding and property damage in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence

Sep 19, 2018

This past weekend Hurricane Florence came ashore near Wilmington, North Carolina.  While winds were not as strong as forecasters had originally feared, the storm dumped massive amounts of rain on the state, not only at the shore, but hundreds...

Tagged: hurricane florence, flooding, north carolina, relief efforts

Newly consecrated bishop receives warm welcome in Niarobi

Nov 30, 2015

Kenya got its first ACC bishop when the Venerable John Kamande Ndegwa was consecrated on the Vigil of St. Simon and St. Jude, Oct. 27, 2015, at St. Stephen’s, Athens, Georgia, U.S.A.  And now he has come home. Born April 17th, 1969 in t...

Tagged: john ndegwa, bishop, kenya, flooding

Severe flooding threatens ACC parishes and school

Sep 9, 2014

Flooding in India and Pakistan this week have left hundreds dead and displaced thousands, as rivers continue to rise.  Though heavy rains are common in the monsoon season, inhabitants of the area surrounding the Jhelum and Chenab Rivers were ...

Tagged: pakistan, flooding, st marys school, narowal

Aid needed for victims of flooding in South Sudan

Oct 31, 2013

Click Here to Donate Now In recent years, most of the reporting by Western media on the situation in Sudan has focused on the country’s decades long civil war, and though a fragile peace has been in place since 2005, people on the border sti...

Tagged: south sudan, wilson garang, flooding, relief efforts, missionary society of st paul