Masvingo Cathedral


Bishop Michael Dixon Bhasera – Bishop of Masvingo, appointed on 9 February 1999, installed on 24 April 1999

The Diocese of Masvingo, cut off from the Diocese of Gweru, was established on the 24th April 1999. It comprises the following civil districts: Beitbridge, Chiredzi, Chivi, Gutu, Bikita, Masvingo, Mwenezi and Zaka.

Area: 70,000 square kilometres
Population: 1,863,650
Catholics: 215,500
Diocesan Feastday: Mary Queen of Peace (22 August)


Bishop’s House, 15b Glyntor Road, Clovelly, P.O.Box 1400, Masvingo
Tel: 039 263 465
Fax: 039 263 541