Bishop Sithembele Sipuka of Mthatha, South Africa, (left) is shown here at the opening Mass of the weeklong meeting of the Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar in Kampala, Uganda, July 21, 2019. (CNS/Courtesy of SECAM)

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Members of the Archdiocese of Juba, South Sudan, attend the Aug. 20, 2021, burial of Srs. Mary Daniel Abut and Regina Roba, Sisters of the Sacred Heart who were killed when their bus was attacked Aug. 16. (Courtesy of Christy John)

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