The Anglican Communion

Iglesia Anglicana del Cono Sur de America

Primate: 
The Most Revd Hector Zavala Muñoz
Provincial Secretary: 
The Revd Daniel Ramón Genovesi

 

British immigrants brought Anglicanism to South America during the nineteenth century. The South American Missionary Society continues to work among indigenous peoples. In 1974, the Archbishop of Canterbury gave over his metropolitical authority for the dioceses of the Southern Cone and, in 1981, the new Province was formed. It includes Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Peru, and Uruguay.