Blogs

Religious theatrics undermining the church’s influence on national governance

February 23, 2017
THE Pentecostal and prophetic movement undeniably remains the most talked ­about faith in Zimbabwe today which, nonetheless, has poignantly weakened ...

Is Pastor Evan Mawarire worthy of being called a hero?

February 7, 2017
Zimbabwe has a long history of cherishing icons and heroes. Does Pastor Evan Mawarire belong in this pantheon? MBUYA Nehanda ...

Mawarire a rare breed of the clergy, says Zuze

February 6, 2017
BAPTIST Pastor Evan Mawarire will go down in Zimbabwean history as one among a handful clerics who chose the least ...

Pastor Evan Mawarire’s difficult second act

February 6, 2017
I spent most of Thursday wandering in circles around the Harare Magistrates’ Court, on the aptly-named Rotten Row, waiting for ...

AFCON 2017 Africa’s prophets gone on holiday

February 1, 2017
THE Africa Cup of Nations is upon us now and one thing that has been conspicuous by its absence is ...

‘UFIC did not invent sacrifices’

January 21, 2017
THE issue of sacrifices in church has remained a contentious issue in modern day worship and recently, the United Family ...

Sowing the seed that you don’t have

January 17, 2017
FINANCIAL seeding is a controversial subject in religious circles with brickbats being thrown at church leaders that have been vocal ...

News

I wore a piece of cloth, not national flag, Mugadza tells court

February 23, 2017
THE trial of an anti-government pastor who is accused of abusing the national flag continued Tuesday with the cleric arguing ...

Christ Embassy sued over $53 000 rentals

February 23, 2017
THE Gweru branch of Nigerian televangelist Pastor Chris Oyakhilome’s Christ Embassy Church, has been taken to court over rental arrears ...

‘Our challenges are bigger than Mugabe’ — a conversation with ‘protest pastor’ Evan Mawarire

February 23, 2017
WHEN “protest pastor” Evan Mawarire returned to Harare on February 1, he was detained at the airport and charged with ...

Magaya rape trial today

February 20, 2017
THE rape trial of Prophetic Healing and Deliverance (PHD) Ministries leader, Walter Magaya is expected to kick off at the ...

Honde Valley Gospel Music Festival Beckons

February 16, 2017
South African based-artiste and renowned Joyous Choir member Mkhululi Bhebhe  will be the main attraction at the inaugural Honde Valley ...

Boy, 16, girl, 14, sneak out of prayer meeting to have sex, boy arrested

February 16, 2017
MEMBERS of a Zionist Church were left shocked after a 16-­year-­old boy sneaked out of an all­night prayer to have ...

National pledge challenge: Dokora engages churches

February 13, 2017
The Constitutional Court yesterday postponed indefinitely an application by a Harare man seeking to challenge the government’s decision compelling all ...

Woman surrenders child as ‘tithe’

February 13, 2017
A Harare woman gave her second child to the church as thanksgiving offering after finally bearing children after four miscarriages ...

AFM members’ application against ban from church dismissed

February 10, 2017
THE High Court has dismissed an urgent chamber application filed by some members of the Apostolic Faith Mission of Africa ...