Fr David RaJu’s Memoirs

Fr David Raju joined the Redemptorist pre-noviciate of the Bangalore Province, India, in 1971 soon after finishing his high school studies. He was only 17 years old at that time and could hardly speak or even write the English language. In a way, his journey started 1971 when he became a Redemptorist trainee. He made his first profession on 31st …

Fr John Milcz

This is Fr John Milcz a Redemptorist of the London Province who is of Polish decent. He worked at St Gerards Church in Harare from 1975 to 1980. He recollects that the parish priest at that time was the late Fr Hughes. Fr Milcz who will be turning 90 in August this year says that during his time there were …

Erection of a Giant Cross at the Shrine

On Good Friday, the 14th of April 2017 the faithful from different parishes of the Archdiocese of Harare began the way of the cross at the grotto of our Lady at St Cecilia and carried a three metre by one meter giant granite cross into the nearby mountain.

Ordination of Rev. Dominic K. Ampoma Gyankye, C.Ss.R

Rev. Dominic Kofi Ampoma Gyankye, C.Ss.R was ordained a priest on the 4th of March 2017 at St. John the Baptist Church, New Edubiase in Ghana.   This is part of the Zimbabwean delegation that accompanied Rev Dominic K. Ampoma Gyankye, C.Ss.R to Ghana for his ordination to priesthood. It included Frs. Mupa, Musendami and Chikuni. There were nearly thirty …

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!