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 …

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.