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Delegates to the general assembly shall be:
The Bishops of the dioceses of the church, all members of the church council and four ordained ministers and eight lay members from each diocese as elected by the diocesan synod from among its members.  Each diocesan synod  make provision for deputies.
Non-voting members are  the executive secretaries and the treasurers of the dioceses, the rectors/principals of theological colleges and representatives of institutions and associations of the church, as appointed by the church council and respective governing boards.
The elected members of the general assembly  hold office for six years and may be re-elected.

The Functions of the General Assembly

The general assembly  have the duty

  • To ensure that the mission of the church is carried out within the ambit of the church.

  • To participate in the world mission responsibility of the church universal.

  • To elect the Presiding Bishop and his deputy and to commission the church council.

  • To establish to which ecumenical bodies the church will relate and be a member.

  • To be responsible for laying down conditions of service for church workers especially with regard to

  • Proper training of church workers.

  • Establishment of salary scales.

  • Emoluments of church workers.

  • To lay down the principles of inter-diocesan aid.

  • To decide the budget of the church and to make provision for the proper administration of the funds of the church.

  • To approve of the agenda submitted by the church council and to receive motions.

  • To provide for standing orders for visitations by Bishops and deans.

  • To approve the bye-laws of the church.

  • To finalise in all matters that normally fall within the ambit and power of the general assembly.



DELEGATES OF THE GENERAL ASESEMBLY.

  • BOSTWANA DIOCESE DELEGATES

1 Bishop L.J. Selwane  
2 Ms. M. Mogorosi    
3 Rev. N.W. Isaacs   
4 Dean E.J. Isaacs     
5 Rev. B. Masie    
6 Mr. B. Noko     
7 Ms. S. Bimbo  
8 Rev. Dr. VM. Keding  
9 Rev. N. Keding    
10 Mr. MZ. Mpuang   
11 Dean J.P. Titus   
12 Mr. F. Titus    
13 Mr. C. Cooper   
14 Mr. A. Burger  
15 Ms. GB. Serojane  
16 Ms. G. Pholoba    

  • EASTERN DIOCESE DELEGATES

1 Bishop A.M. Mnisi
2 Dean E.G. Dlamini
3 Mr. S.M. Mkhonta
4 James M. Khalishwayo
5 OL. Mabizela
6 SS. Shabalala
7 MS. Pooe
8 MC. Mphelo
9 ZA. Mnisi
10 T. Ngwenya
11 B. Zwane
12 N. Maseko
13 Zodwa Maziya
14 Rev CN. Mamba
15 Dean EM. Khumalo
16 Rev MM. Nkwanyana
17 Rev LG SHONGWE

  • CAPE ORANGE DIOCESE DELEGATES

1 Bishop W.R. Bowles
2 Rev.Z. Manong
3 Rev. ML. Maho
4 Rev. JR. Krotz
5 Rev. TV. Tshipi
6 Rev. ZFV. Danise
7 Rev. MD. Dinale
8 Mr. OR. January
9 Ms. M. Mogalie
10 Mr. NP. Willemse
11 Mr. C. Jansen
12 Mr. A. Vosloo
13 Mr. TJ. Wakefield
14 Mr. GO. Lechwano
15 Mr. D. Visagie
16 Mr. MW. Jongolo
17 Mr. S. Malebo
18 Rev. JA. Standaar

  • CENTRAL  DIOCESE DELEGATES

1 Bishop Dr. N.P. Phaswana
2 Rev. Dr.  MW. Rakuba
3 Dean. GE. Teme
4 Dean GA. Seane
5 Rev. KP. Ramahadi
6 Mr. TA. Munyai
7 Mr. S. Mofokeng
8 Ms. R. Sikakane
9 Mr. J. Tshose
10 Mr. V. Libambo
11 Mr. S.A. Mkhize
12 Mr. P. Moilwe
13 Ms. P. Serage
14 Mr. S. Tseka
15 Ms. MA. Phaliso
16 Dean  TJ. Sibande
17 Mr. TM. Mulaudzi

  • NORTHERN  DIOCESE DELEGATES

1 Bishop S.W.S. Sihlangu
2 Dean -Elect A.E. Rannditsheni
3 DS Mashego
4 LH. Mathunyane
5 RJ Siyepe
6 KW. Mashike
7 MJ. Khutamo
8 MR. Rapanyane
9 MM. Mathekga
10 TT. Ligege
11 Dean -Elect Khodoga
12 Rev. LNM. Pheyane
13 Rev. ME. Bodila
14 Dean-Elect T.E. Matsenene
15 Mr. R. Moroasethla
16 Mr. NJ. Mabilo
17 Ms. EM. Sekhitla
18 Mr. RS. Rapalalani

  • SOUTH EASTERN DIOCESE DELEGATES

1 Bishop P.P. Buthelezi
2 Rev. T.S. Khathi
3 Mr. BG. Xulu
4 Dean N.M. Myaka
5 Mr. B.B. Biyela
6 Mr. S. Bulose
7 Mr. MW. Ntuli
8 Mr. M. Mavundla
9 Mr. E.M. Mkhwanazi
10 Mr. F.J. Sikhakhane
11 Mr. P. Mbuyisa
12 Mr. A. M. Maphumulo
13 Mrs.NM. Shandu
14 Mrs.DT. Dlamini
15 Rev. SE Ngiba
16 Rev. F. Shange
17 Rev. ZE. Nzunza
18 Rev. P. Majozi

  • WESTERN DIOCESE DELEGATES

1 Bishop M.M. Ditlhale
2 Rev. N.V. Rapoo
3 Rev. MJH. Ubane
4 Ms. KM. Phaoe
5 Mr. BK. Mokgosi
6 Mr. N. Ditsebe
7 Mr. JR Mooketsi
8 Mr. AT. Mmatli
9 Mr. R. Mmutlana
10 Ms. J. Tau
11 Mr. L. Seiphetlho
12 Dean NE. Mogorosi
13 Rev. KG. Molete
14 Dean MM. Rampou
15 Rev. KM. Monyai
16 Mr. SS. Ramong
17 Mr. N.E. Kodisang
18 Dean JSJ Komane

  • HEAD OFFICE DELEGATES

Presiding Bishop Dr. N.P. Phaswana
Rev. P.B. Mathe
Mr. B. Zulu
Mr. A. Joseph
Ms. P. Mahlangu
Ms. P. Vilakazi
Ms. Y. Masehlele

  • GUESTS DELEGATES

Mrs J. Selwane - Prayer Women’s League
Mr. G. Ratlabala - Prayer Men’s League
Mr. CB Kgwatle  -  Youth League
Mr. S. Tseka - ELCSAMO
Rev C. Dlamini - LTI
Rev. MGJ Shabele - LTI
Bishop H. Müller - UELCSA
Dr. I. Noko - LUCSA
Mr. N Mhlongo  - ELCSASO
Mr. J. Dikobo - Young Adult League
Rev. Dr. P. Knutson - ELCA
Rev. G. Boseman - ELM
Ms. Ratsoane - ELCSA-LESOTHO
Rev. L. Mabathoane - ELCSA - LESOTHO
Rev. K. Kaariainen - ELCF



             


 
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