Friends and Partners of Diocese of Meru
I bring you greetings from Diocese of Meru in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.
RE: ELECTION OF BISHOP ELECT REV. ELIAS KITOI NASSARI
On behalf of Bishop Dr. Paulo Isack Akyoo, I am happy to inform you of the conclusion of our 12th General Assembly which was closed yesterday evening with Holy Communion Service. We Thank God for the blessed General Assembly and we thank you for your prayers.
As we told you before, the General Assembly had a task of electing the next Bishop as Bishop Dr. Paulo Akyoo will retire in February next year. I am happy to inform you that Rev. Elias Kitoi Nassari was elected as Bishop Elect by securing overwhelming votes of 75 % of the votes of delegates.
Bishop Elect Rev. Nassari has been a Pastor for more than 30 years holding various positions such as Meru District Pastor in the then Northern Diocese, Assistant to the Bishop of Meru Diocese between 1992-2002. From 2002, he has served as Missionary Pastor in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Bavaria and in the Greater Milwaukee Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America where he is currently pastor of Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, Racine.
The Consecration and Installation of Bishop Elect Rev. Elias Kitoi Nassari will be on 15th January 2017 at Usa River Parish. It is our prayer that you will continue to accompany us in these historical events in our Diocese.
May God bless you in His Ministry.
Update • La últimas noticias:
Read the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania’s release here.
Lea la lanzamiento de la Iglesia Evangélica Luterana en Tanzania aquí.