Seminarian Fund Presentation, 2018-[ in Pictures]

Seminarian Fund Presentation, 2018-[ in Pictures]

The Catholic Women Organisation in Ndola Diocese have done it again. Today 25th August 2018 the C.M.O presented a K 1,850,196.00 Cheque  to the Catholic Diocese of Ndola for the training and formation of Priests in Ndola Diocese. The beautiful Ceremony under the theme: ” JUSTICE, FREEDOM, HOPE AND PEACE FOR ALL WOMEN IN THE DIOCESE”,  was held at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium. It commenced with Mass celebrated by Archbishop Banda’s Representative, Rev. Fr. Mathew Mumba, Pastoral Director.

Vicar Forane of Ndola Deanery, Rev. Fr. Kayombo, being the host deanery , gave the welcoming remarks  and invited Rev. Fr Mathews Mumba to preside over Mass.

Mass Began,the reading where later taken and the Gospel Read.   

Rev. Fr. Mumba read His Grace, Archbishop Alick Banda’s Homily, who failed to attend the event due to unforeseen circumstances.

Archbishop Banda’s Homily

The petions where read and the Offertory was taken in a colorful procession.


The Eucharistic celebration continued

Mass ended with the final blessing as the Priests left the stadium in a beautiful procession and returned for presentation of the Cheque and Trophies.


The K 1,850,193.00 Cheque was signed and  presented to the Archbishop’s Representative,  Rev. Fr. Mathews Mumba who gave a vote of thanks and encouraged the women to continue their hard work in supporting seminarians, on his Behalf.


The Trophies where given and representatives from Parishes  and Deaneries came out to receive their trophies. The overall performance of the deaneries was as follows: Kitwe Deanary to the 4th position,Chingola Deanery took the 3rd Position ,Nkana Deanery took the 2nd posistion and Ndola Deanery took the 1st position.  The over best at Parish level was Our Lady of Africa Parish.


Overall Contributions made per Deanery was as follows:

Ndola Deanery                                         K371,563.50

Nkana Deanery                                      K351,946.00

Chingola Deanery                                  K210,920.00

Kitwe Deanery                                        K192,762.00

Bwana Mkubwa Deanery                     K186,384.00

Mufurila  Deanery                                 K125,924.50

Luanshya Deanery                                K109,297.00

Kamfinsa   Deanery                               K108,110.00

Chililabombwe   Deanery                    K101,300.00

Kalulushi   Deanery                              K91,989.00

Total                                                        K1,850,196.00