South Sudan

Diocese of Aweil

Bishop Abraham Nhial

Bishop Abraham



  • Bishop Abraham Nhial, who in childhood was one of the ‘Lost Boys of Sudan’, leads the Diocese of Aweil in South Sudan.
  • Long standing conflicts have divided tribes across South Sudan resulting in communities torn by violence and suffering in poverty.
  • The Diocese of Aweil is an advocate for peace, love, unity and forgiveness for all God’s people of South Sudan through reconciliation and peace building. 
  • The Diocese has established churches to spread the gospel and a pastor training school.
  • St. Michael’s has provided support for pastor training and the work of the Diocese of South Sudan.


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