Message from our Provincial Superior

Divine Mercy Sunday 3rd April 2016 Dear confreres and friends, “The Church is not in this world to condemn, but to make possible an encounter with the visceral love that is God’s mercy. For this to occur we must go out. Go out from the churches and the parishes, out to the people where they suffer, where they hope”. These …

Alphonsus House – Harare

Alphonsus House community celebrating Mass with the Fr Provincial, Fr Ronald McAinsh who is on a visit.

New vocations

The Redemptorists are pleased to welcome four new postulants, Noel Makoni, Ngonidzashe Magaya, Sylvester Kanjiwa and, Terence Chigodora, who have joined their formation programme on Thursday 25 February 2016.

Ordination anniversary

Today the 14th of February 2016, we celebrate not only St Valentine’s day, but also the first ordination anniversary of Frs Francis, Gift, Gideon and Kenneth. May God bless and give success to the work of their hands!

Vocations awareness

During the weekend a group of seven young men who came for a live-in experience at Alphonsus House Tafara. they arrived on Friday 12 February and departed Sunday 14 February 2016. They spent the whole of Saturday in lectures delivered by different confreres. during the evening they were interviewed by the vocations team. If all goes well, please God we …

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Planned retreats 2016

A series of retreats are planned by the Redemptorist brothers in parishes across the capital and beyond. Fr Joseph and Fr Gift will lead parish retreats in Mbare and Hatfield in Harare. Fr Casper and Fr Gideon will visit Epworth and Zimre Park while Fr Raymond and Fr Francis are leading parish missions in Ruwa parish and at the Sacred …

Christmas Dinner at Tafara

On Monday 21 December members of the Region met for the regional Christmas dinner hosted by the Tafara community. The evening began with evening prayer where the members renewed their vows and pledges (for postulants) and then followed dinner and recreation.

Members attending a vocations workshop in Tafara

Vocations workshop – Tafara

The Redemptorist Community in Tafara hosted a three day vocation workshop which started on Friday, December 17 and ended on Sunday, December 20. It was a group of 13 young men, vibrant and energetic who came from parishes within the Archdiocese of Harare. The majority of those who attended the workshop were Altar Servers, some had finished their secondary education …

Ordination Mass

Saturday 5 December, 2015 was a happy and grace-filled day as members of the Region, as well as the faithful, gathered at St. Augustine’s parish in Hatcliffe to witness the ordination to the Diaconate, of Br Brian Manyenga. The Mass began at 9.45am and was celebrated by his Grace Archbishop Robert Christopher Ndlovu of the Archdiocese of Harare. Brian’s parents …