Pastoral Director

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PASTORAL CARE AND DEVELOPMENT

The strategic Goal under this focus area will be:
To deepen the catholic faith, image and spiritual nurture among priests, religious and the laity in the Diocese of Mzuzu.
The strategic objectives under this focus area are as follows: –
1. To Increase the understanding about the Catholic doctrines and values among priests, the religious and the laity including the youth2. To promote beliefs and practice of Catholicism as the universal and apostolic church of Jesus Christ among the laity, clergy and religious

PASTORAL COUNCIL
1. Fr. Edmond Nyoka-Pastoral Secretary and secretary of the council.
2. Fr. Albert Chilambo-Dean of Southern deanery
3. Fr. Thomas Pouya-Dean of Central Deanery
4. Fr. Isaiah Nyirenda-Dean of the Northern Deanery
5. Mr. Isaac Ziba-Director of Social Development-Ex Officio
6. Mr. Titus Manjanja-Dofia-Ex-Officio
7. Brother Samuel Mithi-St. John of God Brothers
8. Sr. Matilda Kajado-Rosarian Sisters
9. Sr. Trizzer Banda-MIC sisters.
10. Fr. Samuel Ng’oma-Chaplain of the Laity Council
11. Mr. Dominic M. Phiri-Chairperson of the diocesan Laity Council

Pastoral Director: Fr. Edmond Nyoka
Deputy Pastoral Director: Fr. Amos Katumbi (is also Lay Apostolate Advisor)
  • SUNDAY SCHOOL PROJECT AND ITS STAFF
    Donor: The Coppels through Catholic Relief services
    Duration: 5 years
  • STAFF:
    Sunday School Coordinator: Emmanuel Luwanga
    Deputy Sunday School Coordinator: Noel Ntonga
    Child Protection Officer: Colyta Bauleni
    Finance Officer: Tamara Chikuni
    Assistant Finance Officer: Innocent Kamanga.

 

  • CHAPLAINCIES
    Family Apostolate: Fr. Raymond Mwale
    Legion of Mary: Fr. Thomas Pouya
    Catholic Women Organisation: Fr. Andrew Kamanga
    Secular Franciscan Order: Fr. Francis Nyirenda
    Sacred Heart of Jesus: Fr. Albert Chirwa
    Women of Charity (Wamama wa Chitemwano): Fr. Austin Ndowera
    St. Joseph: Fr. Phillip Nkunika
    Youths: Fr. Angels Nkhata

 

  • COMMISSION
    Catechetical commission: Fr. Isaiah Nyirenda
    Liturgical Commission: Fr. Albert Chilambo
    Translation: Fr. Mark Mkandawire
    Bible Commission: Fr. Felix Phiri

INSTITUTIONS THA ARE LINKED TO THE PASTORAL COMMISSION
They report to the bishop, but are linked to the pastoral directorate on the organogram. The Pastoral Training centre is a direct training arm of the bishop and always works in coordination with the pastoral council and pastoral secretary.

Director of Chris the King Formation Centre: Fr. Daniel Banda
Rector of St. Patrick’s Seminary: Fr Samuel Ng’oma
Director of Pastoral Training Centre: Fr. Raymond KONDOWE