Southern African Council of Priests(SACOP)

Southern African Council of Priests (SACOP)


The Southern African Council of Priests is an associate Body of the Bishops’ Conference. The Mission of SACOP is to be the Voice of the Priests who are working in Southern Africa. Focuses include Ongoing Formation of the Clergy and care of those no longer able to continue in active Ministry. Priests delegates are elected in each diocese and meet annually.

Contact Details:

Chairperson: Fr. Christopher Slater

P. O. Box 10049
East London

Tel: 043- 7338415
Fax: 043- 7338416


Vice Chairperson:  

Fr. Bheki Motloung – Durban :


Fr. Vusumuzi Magagula  – Witbank :


Fr. Hugh O’ Connor – Cape Town :

Additional Member:

Fr Gabriel Muyenga – Port Elizabeth :

For more info visit SACOP website

SACOP constitution

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