Church of England Diocese of Rochester Meopham

Joy and Hope in Kondoa, Tanzania

19 Jul 2021, 11:30 a.m.
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Latest reports from our companionship diocese in Tanzania provide a mix of good and worrying news. The main positive news is that eight new ministers were ordained on 11 July, an annual round of confirmation services has just begun and construction of a new Cathedral in Kondoa is proceeding much faster than expected. This is all against a background of the rapid spread of the Covid-19 virus. Across sub-Saharan Africa less than 2% of the population has been vaccinated, and Tanzania is at the back of the queue for vaccines, as its previous president, now deceased, had refused to recognise the threat. Please download the article......