Sturdie Wyman Downs installed as primate for Central America

Posted Mar 12, 2015

[Anglican Diocese of Nicaragua] Bishop Sturdie Wyman Downs from the Diocese of Nicaragua was installed as the new archbishop of the Anglican Church in Central American (IARCA) on Feb. 21.

He takes over leadership of the province — comprising the dioceses of Guatemala, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama — from the Most Rev. Armando Guerra Soria, bishop of Guatemala.

The service of investment at St. Mark’s Cathedral in Bluefields, Nicaragua, was presided over by Soria, Costa Rica Bishop Hector Monterroso Gonzalez, El Salvador Bishop Juan David Alvarado, former El Salvador Bishop Martín Barahona, and Panama Bishop Julio Murray.

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