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Redemptorists renew Jesuit parish in Braeside

Just before Easter a team of Redemptorists, among them Fr William Guri CSSR, Fr Raymund Mupandaseka CSSR, Fr Joseph Musendami CSSR, preached a mission in the Jesuit St Francis Xavier Parish in Braeside, Harare. Long before, they had started visiting families and preparing the ground for the mission (preached in ...

Arcadia Islamic Society calls for peace and harmony

The Arcadia Islamic Society (AIS), an ensemble of over 60 Muslim families, has called for peace ahead of the much anticipated harmonised elections scheduled for later this year. The group has revealed that Islam, if translated means peace, is a way of life that shuns violence but encourages people to ...

Jesuits invite lay collaborators to showcase their works at annual Province Assembly – first time ever

The Jesuit Province of Zimbabwe held their annual Province Assembly on January 2 with over a hundred of their co-workers, aptly named collaborators in attendance. This was the first time Jesuit lay collaborators were invited to showcase their works, and get to build a stronger understanding and appreciation of the ...

Young Jesuit to lead St Peter’s Mbare parish

The transition from the old to the new generation of Zimbabwean Jesuits continues. Fr Ignatius Tambudzai SJ takes over as parish priest of St Peter’s Mbare, where Jesuits have been working since its beginning in about 1910. He replaces Fr Oskar Wermter SJ (71) who has been requested by the ...
Guest speaker Dr. Paul Thistle and his wife Pedrinah and sons James, 11, and Alexander, 7, look at a Springstone stone sculpture on display from artist Letwin Mugavazi at the silent auction table during the Howard Hospital fundraiser on Thursday, June 21, 2012 at The Venue on George St. in Peterborough. Over 100 people were in attendance. CLIFFORD SKARSTEDT/PETERBOROUGH EXAMINER/QMI AGENCY

Salvation Army doctor’s family back to Canada to fundraise for Howard Hospital

The Canadian-born Zimbabwe-based doctor  Paul Thistle, who runs the Salvation Army’s Howard Hospital (one of the biggest hospital in Mashonaland Central), was in Peterborough, Ontario (Canada) with his family to take part in a fundraiser for the facility. More than 100 people enjoyed a dinner from the Shish Kabob Hut, live ...

Obituary: Fr James Berry, SJ (1932-2012)

reprinted with additions from IN TOUCH WITH CHURCH AND FAITH #172, a Jescom publication based on information provided by Fr Tony Bex SJ Fr James Berry SJ died after a short illness on Sunday, 4th March, at the House of Adoration where he was chaplain to the senior Dominican Sisters.  He was very well-known in ...
Fr Gibson Munyoro SJ, Director of Silveira House from January 2012. Fr Provincial Stephen Buckland SJ and former Director Fr David Harold-Barry SJ in the background. (Photo courtesy of jesuitszimbabwe.co.zw)

Young Jesuits take key provincial posts

reprinted from IN TOUCH WITH CHURCH AND FAITH #172, a Jescom publication Key posts in Zimbabwean province are being taken over by young Jesuits. Earlier this year, Fr Gibson Munyoro SJ took over as director of Silveira House and Fr Sylvest Kasirori SJ as parish priest of Mabelreign.  Now Fr Ugenio Phiri SJ has been appointed rector of St Ignatius ...

AFM event in Harare: “Life Transforming Miracle Crusade” (Jul 11-16)

Event: Life Transforming Miracle Crusade – AFM Zimbabwe, Braeside Assembly Date: July 11-16 Venue: Braeside Shopping Centre, Harare Time: 6-8 pm Theme: Living with a Kingdom mentality Guests: Evangelist Paul and Winnie Saungweme Hosts: Rev M and Mrs Nengomasha Contact: 0773626850/0772222396/0773911123 ...

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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) Jehovah’s Witnesses Salvation Army Seventh-Day Adventist Church Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Zimbabwe statistics for 2009 were: Members, 17,241; Stakes, 3; Wards, 17; Districts, 2; Branches, 27.  They maintain a Zimbabwe Harare ...