Fr General CSsR and Pope Francis

During the audience with Pope Francis on Wednesday 30 September 2015 the Superior General of the Redemptorists Fr Michael Brehl CSsR got the opportunity to meet with Pope Francis. Fr Brehl presented Pope Francis with a copy of the original icon of Our Mother of Perpetual Succour (Help) which was written by Polish Redemptorist Fr Eugenio Karpiel CSsR. The gift …

New Redemptorist for Zimbabwe

  Fr Raymond Mupandasekwa CSsR, the Regional Superior receives the Vows made by Br Emerson Machapa CSsR at the Professioin Ceremony at Tafara, Harare. Congratulations Br Emerson CSsR! Makorokoto!

Redemptorist voices at the Synod

Pope Francis has confirmed more members and substitutes for the Fourteenth Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops, which will take place from October 4-25, 2015, under the theme “The vocation and mission of the family in the Church and in the contemporary world.” On 16th June 2015, the Press Office of the Holy See published the list of …

Deacons ordained

On Saturday the 14th February 2015 four Redemptorist deacons were ordained to the priesthood by the Archbishop of Harare, his Grace Robert Christopher Ndlovu. It was a special day for the Redemptorist Region of Zimbabwe, the Archdiocese of Harare and indeed for the whole Church.

New Superior for Zimbabwe

During the course of the Chapter we were delighted to have four capitulars from Zimbabwe with us in Perth! Those present, Fr William Guri CSsR, Regional Superior, Fr Raymond Mupandasekwa CSsR, Regional Vicar Superior, Br Ben Posvo CSsR, Consultor, and Fr Joseph Musendami CSsR who is currently working and ministering in our Clapham community and parish. They brought with them …

Bridges of Hope and Partnership

The Redemptorists through a partnership developed between SERVE and Caritas Zimbabwe Archdiocese of Harare (Caritas Harare) are continuously pioneering livelihoods and water and sanitation projects in Zimbabwe. Br Francis Marimbe C.Ss.R has played a key role in establishing this partnership. This partnership which has been established since 2011 has witnessed transformation of the lives of the vulnerable communities in the …

New Bishop of Gweru, Zimbabwe

Msgr Xavier Munyongani was consecrated bishop for the Diocese of Gweru on Saturday, 14 September 2013 at Mukoba Stadium in front of a large congregation. The main consecrant was Bishop Michael Bhasera, assisted by Archbishop Robert C Ndlovu of Harare and Bishop Martin Munyanyi, retired bishop of Gweru, now almost blind. Bishop Sithembele Sipuka of Mthatha was representing the South …