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New bishop for Southern Malawi: Anglican Ink, August 25, 2013 August 26, 2013

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Bishop-elect Alinafe Kalemba of Southern Malawi

The electoral synod of the Diocese of Southern Malawi has elected the Ven. Canaan Alinafe Kalemba bishop of the diocese in succession to the Rt. Rev. James Tengatenga.

On 24 August 2013 Archdeacon Kalemba was elected from amongst four candidates to succeed Dr. Tengatenga, who resigned as bishop in June to take up the post of dean for moral and spiritual life. However the president of Dartmouth rescinded Dr Tengatenga’s appointment last week claiming he was too “controversial”. Gay activists had protested Dr. Tengatenga’s appointment saying they believed his support for gay rights was insincere and insufficiently robust for their liking.

Read it all in Anglican Ink.

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