Swaziland: Bishop M. Zwane memorial lecture

The Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace (CCJP) under the auspices of Caritas Swaziland hosted the Bishop Zwane memorial lecture on the 29th April 2017, at the Our Lady of Assumption Cathedral in Manzini.

The memorial lecture was graced by circa 1200 guests, among them which included Bishop Jose Luis Ponce de Leon IMC of the Diocese of Manzini, priests, Religious groups, the Mayor of Manzini, the family of the late Bishop Mandlenkhosi , Members of the Diplomatic Corp, the Council of Swaziland Churches, the Press, Caritas staff, Congregants and the general public. Continue reading

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Zimbabwe: Gokwe Diocese new shepherd

Thousands of people from Zimbabwe’s eight dioceses thronged St. Paul primary school grounds in Gokwe to witness the Episcopal ordination of the diocese’s new shepherd Bishop Rudolf Nyandoro.

April 29, 2017 was a big day for the country’s Catholics who came in droves to show solidarity with Gokwe Diocese and the entire church in celebrating Bishop Nyandoro’s ascend to the college of bishops. Continue reading

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Moçambique: “À tua descendencia darei esta terra” (Gn 12,7)








Carta Pastoral dos Bispos Católicos de Moçambique Às comunidades e famílias Cristãs e às pessoas de boa vontade
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IMBISA: Looking forward to the next three years


I was invited to Harare (Zimbabwe) to attend the meeting of the “Standing committee” of IMBISA (if you look carefully you might see my face somehow hiding behind two of the bishops).

The idea was to consider the possibility of giving a hand in a specific area of our organization. It also gave me the chance to be with them for a couple of days as they met for the first time since their election last November in Lesotho.

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Angola – I Assembleia Plenária


Decorreu de 24 a 30 de Março do ano em curso, em Catumbela, Diocese de Benguela, a I Assembleia Plenária Anual da CEAST de 2017, que contou com a participação da maioria dos seus membros e, numa das sessões, com a presença de Sua Excelência Reverendíssima Senhor D. Petar Rajic, Núncio Apostólico em Angola e São Tomé, como convidado.
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The whispering Church

Standard Church Oct 2015

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Rain like Food is for all of us

NewsDay Rain Jan

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