Live a life worthy of your vocation: Bishop Elect of Gokwe

By Br. Alfonce Kugwa Monsignor Eusebius Jelous Nyathi, Bishop Elect of Gokwe Diocese. The Bishop Elect of Gokwe, Monsignor Eusebius Jelous Nyathi has called all Christians, especially priests and religious to live a life worthy of their vocation. Monsignor Nyathi said Synodality should help those called to minister as priests and consecrated persons to co-exist … Continue reading Live a life worthy of your vocation: Bishop Elect of Gokwe

Farewell for pilgrims to the World Youth Day in Portugal held at Chishawasha Seminary

By Mrs. Tarisai Chikowore (Vice Chairperson ArchZvita, Archdiocese of Harare) Pilgrims to the World Youth Day during a farewell mass at Chishawasha National Major Seminary in Harare. The farewell mass for pilgrims going to Lisbon, Portugal for the World Youth Day was held at Chishawasha National Major Seminary in Harare on 22 July 2023, where … Continue reading Farewell for pilgrims to the World Youth Day in Portugal held at Chishawasha Seminary

National Movement of Catholic Students donate water tank to Sunrise Children’s home in Binga

By Honest Mudimba in Binga Bishop Ncube with NMCS representatives in front of the donated water tank. Bishop of Hwange Diocese, Raphael Ncube commissioned a 5000L water storage tank at Sunrise children’s home in Binga on 15 July 2023. The National Movement of Catholic Students (NMCS) extended their charity and donated a water storage tank … Continue reading National Movement of Catholic Students donate water tank to Sunrise Children’s home in Binga

Pilgrims to World Youth Day receive donation of T-Shirts and Jackets from Bliss Nuest Company

The Director of Bliss Nuest Company, Mrs. Clara Shoko in white presenting T-Shirts and jackets to Fr Johane Maseko (right). Pilgrims to the World Youth Day in Portugal from Zimbabwe have received a donation of T-shirts and jackets from Bliss Nuest Company. Bliss Nuest Company Director, Mrs. Clara Shoko from St. Gerards Parish on 17 … Continue reading Pilgrims to World Youth Day receive donation of T-Shirts and Jackets from Bliss Nuest Company

Hwange diocese holds deanery music competition; selects diocesan music committee for the first time

By Quegas Mutale in Binga Victoria Falls Deanery choir that came first in own choice song category. The Catholic diocese of Hwange held the first deanery music competition at All Souls Mission in Binga on 15 July 2023. The competition was made as part of celebrating the Catholic sacred music dedicated to St Cecilia. Deaneries … Continue reading Hwange diocese holds deanery music competition; selects diocesan music committee for the first time

Catholic Journalists challenged to provide positive narratives about migrants and refugees: Migrants and refugees need to be heard in the management of the space and issues that concern them

By Br. Alfonce Kugwa in Kampala, Uganda A cross section of delegates at the SIGNIS Africa Conference in Kampala, Uganda for the workshop on reporting on migrants and refugees. Catholic journalists, media practitioners and members of the civil society involved in the care of migrants and refugees are gathered in Kampala, Uganda to reflect on … Continue reading Catholic Journalists challenged to provide positive narratives about migrants and refugees: Migrants and refugees need to be heard in the management of the space and issues that concern them

Spain Ambassador to Zimbabwe honours two Priests, embassy staff for dedication to duty

By Sr. Thabisani Dube Father Ángel Arnaldo Conesa receives his award from Ambassador Natividad with Father Ildefonso looking on. Harare, 7 July 2023 –Natividad Isabel Peña Bonilla, the Ambassador of Spain, presented certificates and long service awards to two priests and staff members for their hard work and dedication to duty on 4 July 2023 … Continue reading Spain Ambassador to Zimbabwe honours two Priests, embassy staff for dedication to duty

Clericalism, a drawback to Synod on Synodality: When priests become the lock, gate, and watchman the lay faithful are excluded

By Matthew P. Madziva The Synod on Synodality should be inclusive of all members of society. In 2013 the Catholic Diocese of Gweru had its Strategic Pastoral Plan 2012-2017, a five-year pastoral plan. This common reflection and discernment process was assisted and facilitated by Professors Ranga Zinyemba and Dr.  Alice Zinyemba.  We proceeded as a … Continue reading Clericalism, a drawback to Synod on Synodality: When priests become the lock, gate, and watchman the lay faithful are excluded

Bishop of Hwange urges Zimbabwean citizens to uphold peace and unity during elections on his first visit to Nsenga cluster in Binga for confirmation

By Quegas Mutale Bishop Ncube leading a synodal walk whilst praying the Holy rosary at St. Anne, Nsenga Cluster in Binga. The bishop of Hwange, Raphael Ncube has urged Zimbabwean citizens to uphold peace and unity before, during and after elections when he confirmed ten Catholics on his first visit to St. Anne, Nsenga cluster … Continue reading Bishop of Hwange urges Zimbabwean citizens to uphold peace and unity during elections on his first visit to Nsenga cluster in Binga for confirmation