On 5th February 2022 priests, religious sisters, religious brothers and the laity gathered at Mangochi Cathedral to celebrate the feast of the presentation of the Lord in the temple...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
Compiled by: Pieter Nthenda, Diocesan Coordinator Introduction Recently Mangochi diocese has experienced heavy rains, winds and flood disasters that occurred in Mangochi, Machinga and Balaka as a result of Tropical...Read More
A CASE STUDY OF SUSAN CHINOMBA A TAILORING STUDENT YOUTH EMPOWERMENT THROUGH VOCATIONAL SKILLS TRAINING. CADECOM with financial support from SCIAF is implementing Mangochi Livelihoods and Economic Recovery project in...Read More
CATHOLIC DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION IN MALAWI (CADECOM)/CARITAS RESOURCE RIGHTS AND USE PROJECT Success story of the family of Mr Gayesi Adini on Livestock Production CADECOM with financial support from Irish Aid...Read More