St Stephen’s Catholic Church Dzivaresekwa recently witnessed numerous catechumens drawn from Holy Name Parish (Mabelreign), St Ignatius Centre, St Augustine Centre and lastly, St. Stephen’s Church for the sacrament of confirmation by His Grace Robert Christopher Ndlovu of Harare.

The church hall was filled to capacity, with the archbishop presiding and concelebrating were the parish priest, Fr. George Bwanali, and Fr. Horst Ulbrich SJ and Fr. Oskar Wermter SJ.

The Archbishop reminded the catechumens to be models of virtue within the leadership structures of the parish and the church at large and to work without fear for rightful causes.

He thanked the parish priest, Fr. Bwanali SJ together with the two companions for undertaking great meaningful service to the church in bringing and unifying the faithful to Christ.

He also made special mention to the laity for attending and celebrating the Holy Mass as well as the unwavering support and care they were giving to the priests. He encouraged the faithful to work for the priests and continue praying for them.