Author: elizabeth

Born into a poor rural background in Inhambane, Mozambique in 1861, Bernard Mizeki was originally called Mamiyeri Mitseka Gwambe. He could never have known the signficiance his life and death would have across southern Africa. His simple yet powerful story of embodying love in his community...

Over the last year, the community development arm of the Diocese of Lebombo, Acção Social Anglicana - ASA (Anglican Social Action) has been busy using a tool that many other Dioceses in the Southern African Province are using for their Social Development work. This tool is called...

Revd Vicente Msosa has been announced as the new Bishop of Niassa. We pray for Revd Vicente, his wife Anastacia and their children Andrason, Ebenezer and Omegarda as they prepare themselves for this next step in the journey of the life of the Diocese of Niassa. [caption...

Some of the Anglican Youth of Lebombo gathered in Xai-Xai church at the beginning of September for a fantastic day of celebration, meditation, teaching and workshops on information technology in relation to the gospel, the environment and sexual education. The celebrations followed with tributes and...

We're delighted to officially welcome Rev Carla Vicencio Prior as our newest MANNA trustee. Carla is Portuguese but has lived in the UK for 30 years. She lives in Derby with her family and was ordained in 2015. She is currently enjoying her curacy in Kirk...

  It was wonderful to welcome Bishop Andre Soares from Angola to the UK this July. This shared visit with ALMA  kept Bishop Andre very busy as he travelled between London, Liverpool, Winchester and many more places speaking in churches, at Chatham House and on the radio. Above...

The Bishop of Angola - The Rt. Revd. Andre Soares' recent visit to the UK in early July 2016 and his address to the MANNA AGM has shed light on the huge difficulties facing many Angolans that have worsened over the last year.  Since the...

The Diocese of Niassa is building a new church training hub with accommodation in Nampula for the huge Lurio region. There are plans for this area to become the new missionary Diocese of Lurio with Nampula as the centre. This will be used for training for...

It's hard to sufficiently emphasize strongly enough the impact 'The Equipas da Vida - Teams of Life' in Niassa has across this Anglican Diocese. The recent report from the Mission Department of its work last year in 2015 tells us that there are now an...