Namibia

4 children received their 1st Communion in Namibia in the 1st of February.

The Namibian faithful consecrated Namibia to the Immaculate Heart of Mary on the 1st of February.

Zimbabwe

Lisa Cummings of Harare passed away on February first after having been blessed by the sacraments of the Church. She died in her 27th year after terrible sufferings. Please remember her in your prayers.

Congratulations to Trent + Mairead Newton of Chimanimani (Zimbabwe) on the birth of their second child, Ciaran, who was born on January 21st and baptised on January 26th.

We say good-bye to Carlos + Nadine Fernandes of Harare who have left the parish in Harare to go and settle in England.

Cornelius, the security guard and catechumen of Harare was brutally murdered and mutilated at the end of November. He was 27 years of age. We have here an example of baptism of desire. Please remember him in your prayers. R.I.P.