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IPCA WORLDWIDE STEERING COMMITTEE DECLARATION ON DEATH PENALTY

On 12 June 2020, a videoconference meeting of the International Prison Chaplains Association (IPCA) Worldwide Steering Committee (WWSC) elected David Buick to replace Rod Moore as President. The election follows the resignation of serving President Rod Moore for health reasons

SAD NEWS FROM DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO

THE CHAPLAINCY COMMUNITY OF THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO IS MOURNING

Announcing the Passing of National President of Prison Fellowship International, from the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

It is with the deepest sadness that we share the news of the passing of the Reverend Doctor John Medard Kalonda Bin Baruani who has gone to the Everlasting Father’s House.  Dr John died on Wednesday, September 02, 2020 and was buried on Wednesday 09 September 2020 in Lubumbashi, Haut-Katanga province.

The representatives of IPCA Africa presents their condolences to the family of Reverend John in particular, and to all involved in chaplaincy in the DRCongo who knew and worked with him

May the Lord our God console them and strengthen them by the Holy Spirit in the Name of Jesus Christ our Lord and Saviour.

La communauté des aumôneries de la République démocratique du Congo est en deuil.

Annonce du décès du président national de Prison Fellowship International, de la République démocratique du Congo.

C’est avec la plus profonde tristesse que nous vous annonçons le décès du révérend docteur John Medard Kalonda Bin Baruani, qui s’est rendu à la Maison du Père éternel. Le Dr John est décédé le mercredi 02 septembre 2020 et a été inhumé le mercredi 09 septembre 2020 à Lubumbashi, dans la province du Haut-Katanga.

Les représentants d’IPCA Afrique présentent ses condoléances à la famille du révérend John en particulier, et à tous ceux impliqués dans l’aumônerie en RDCongo qui l’ont connu et travaillé avec lui

Que l’Eternel notre Dieu les console et les fortifie par le Saint-Esprit au Nom de Jésus-Christ notre Seigneur et Sauveur.

WELCOME TO IPCA

The International Prison Chaplains Association welcomes you to its Worldwide website. We exist to provide support and encouragement to prison chaplains everywhere, and to engage in advocacy on prison-related issues.

We invite you to visit the various pages and if you are a prison chaplain, to join us – membership is free. There are a number of ways you can connect with your colleagues in prison ministry around the world. You can also visit the websites run in our various regions worldwide.

As prison Chaplains around the world we share in this ministry together. If you have any suggestions for improving this website we welcome your ideas. Feel free to contact our President David Buick. 

Since 2014, IPCA has had UN consultative status with ECOSOC, the UN Economic and Social Council, with official representatives at each major UN venue. You can read more about IPCA’s advocacy work with the UN in this section.

Membership of IPCA is now free of charge! If you’re a prison chaplain, simply contact us with details of your organisation and place of ministry, and we’ll add you to our membership – you’ll have an opportunity to make a gift to help support IPCA worldwide too.