A double celebration took place at Mangochi cathedral today, whereby vocations Sunday was celebrated and the winner of Mira Daihatsu vehicle from the recent raffle draw gave it back to...Read More
Rt Rev Montfort Stima
Bishop of the Diocese of Mangochi
The Right Reverend Montfort Stima (DP) was ordained a priest on 3rd August 1986 at Limbe Cathedral in Blantyre. His Holiness Pope Francis appointed him Bishop of Mangochi Diocese on 6th December 2013.
Diocese of Mangochi
The Fort Johnston Apostolic prefecture was erected on 29th May 1969. By then it covered the then Fort Johnston and the larger part of Kasupe (Machinga) District North of Shire River. It was entrusted to the Italian Montfort Missionaries. The late Right Reverend Bishop Alessandro Assolari was appointed first Prefect Apostolic on 18th October 1969. The Prefecture Apostolic was then erected into a Diocese on 17th September 1973. Mangochi Diocese covers the area of Mangochi, Balaka and part of Machinga Districts.
News Updates from the Diocese
Today, Priests from all corners of Mangochi Diocese gathered together at the cathedral. The Chrism Mass celebration was presided over by his Lordship Rt. Rev. Montfort Stima. Many priests attended...Read More
CATHOLIC DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION IN MALAWI MANGOCHI DIOCESE DISASTER PRELIMINARY REPORT FROM T/A CHIKWEO AND KAWINGA Compiled by: Christopher Millinyu – Programmes Officer INTRODUCTION Resource Rights Programme is a five years...Read More
Today 30th September, Rt. Rev. Montfort Stima, bishop of Mangochi diocese distributed masks at st. Augustine III catholic primary school on behalf of the Public Affairs Committee (PAC) with financial assistance...Read More
On Sunday 13th September, 2020 the Sacramentine sisters celebrated the silver jubilee of Sr. Florence M’meta and a Golden Jubilee of Sr. Ornella Rota Sperti and Sr. Onella Sala. The celebration...Read More