ZCBC OFFICE BEARERS 2018 – 2020

The Bishops elected a new executive committee on 12 April 2018. The Chairmanship of the Commissions remains the same except for Conference of Major Religious Superiors (CMRS) whose Episcopal Chairman is now Rt. Rev. Bishop R. Mupandasekwa.

520 GRADUATE AT CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY AS STUDENT POPULATION INCREASES TO 4 000.

By Br. Alfonce Kugwa 520 students graduated from the Catholic University of Zimbabwe on Friday, 13 April 2018. The graduates were capped by the university Chancellor, Archbishop Robert Christopher Ndlovu in the presence of all Zimbabwe Catholic Bishops, representatives of the Ministry of Education and friends of the Catholic University.  This was the 15th graduation […]

CHURCH URGED TO REMOVE YOUNG PEOPLE FROM DARK SIDE OF LIFE.

  By Br. Alfonce Kugwa Children and the Youth were at the centre of the Zimbabwe Catholic Bishops’ Conference’s plenary meeting discussions for 2018. The plenary that took place from 10 -11 April looked at ways of promoting interests of children and the youth in the Church especially this year when the universal church celebrates […]

Zimbabwe Catholic Bishops’ Conference: Pastoral Letter to all priests, religious seminarians and laity. Published Sunday 4 February 2018, World Day of Prayer for Consecrated Life.

Stewardship in the Service of the Church and God’s People A Pastoral Letter of ZCBC To all Priests, Religious, Seminarians and Laity Sunday 4 February 2018, World Day of Prayer for Consecrated Life 1 Introduction: Stewardship is about taking active responsibility of that which is entrusted to our care through managing, nurturing, controlling and proper administration […]

ITS NOT ALL GLOOM AND DOOM BUT JOY LIES AHEAD.

Bishop Elect Of Chinhoyi believes poverty of the diocese is not a weakness but a strength. By Alfonce Kugwa Bishop Elect of Chinhoyi Monsingnor Raymond Mupandasekwa The Bishop Elect of Chinhoyi has said the joy of his appointment lies in the different religious colours decorating the diocese. For him, different religious congregations in the diocese […]

Monsignor Paul Horan ordained as Bishop of Mutare Diocese

The new Bishop for Mutare Diocese, Rt. Rev. Paul Horan was on 27 August 2016 ordained amid pomp and funfair at Marymount Teachers’ College in Mutare. Scores of people from all walks of life including Bishop Horan’s relatives from Ireland and Carmelite Order members from around the globe thronged the college’s grounds to witness the […]

Prepare your homily or drive people away

Priests were urged to spice up their homilies or risk driving people to mushrooming churches and sects. This was the message sent to Catholic priests and formators by Archbishop Slattery of Pretoria at a workshop on evangelization, communication and formation organized by IMBISA for rectors and formators. The workshop that took place at Padre Pio […]

Bishop Floro Celebrates 50 years as a Catholic Priest

Bishop Angelo Floro of Gokwe Diocese will this year celebrate 50 years as a Catholic priest on 8 August 2015. The jubilee will be celebrated at St. John the Baptist Cathedral in Gokwe Center. Thousands of Catholics from all corners of the country will take this opportunity to celebrate with Bishop Floro and Gokwe Diocese.