Welcome to the website of the Diocese of Awerial. We will be adding news and content here over the next few months and aim to keep updating things as we go.
The Diocese of Awerial became an Area Diocese of Yirol in 2008, it was officially ordained on 29thof November 2009 by his grace the most Revd. Dr. Daniel Deng Bul Yak, Archbishop and Primate of the Episcopal Church of South Sudan & Sudan and Bishop of Juba Diocese. This was confirmed as the consecration of Suffragan Bishop Revd. David Akau Kuol as an Area Bishop/Area Bishopric. It was promoted as a full Diocese during the Provincial Standing Committee meeting at Bor, Jonglei State, held from 27th– 30th November 2013 and Inaugurated on the 18thOctober 2014 at St Paul Cathedral, Mingkaman, Awerial. The Enthronement of the first Diocesan Bishop of Awerial was on the 11th January 2015 at St Paul Cathedral, Mingkaman, Awerial.