Diocesan Pilgrimage


From Saturday 23 to Sunday 24 November 2013 a big crowd of faithful coming from different parishes of our Kokstad diocese gathered together in Maria Telgte for their Pilgrimage of the closing of the year of faith. All pilgrims arrived at 15-17 hours. Mrs Denge, Mr Mapoyi and Mr Mike Khumalo helped as MCs. The progaramme was scheduled as follow: from 17:30 hrs-welcoming, which was done by Fr F. Lemao, the Franklin Parish Priest; 18-20hrs- Penitential service by Fr Silindile Y., parish priest St Anthony mission in Lusikisiki; 20:15hrs-21:30-Firsr Mass by Fr L. Nontshe, The Cathedral Parish priest; 21:45-22:15hrs- Sketch of our Lady of Fatima by Amasolanyana(Soldiers of Christ Children) of Hardenberg Parish; 22:30- 23:30 Healing service by Fr G. Thabang and Fr P. Mawethu; 23:45-00-45, Benediction and adoration of the blessed sacrament by Fr M. Fidel; 01-02hrs crowning of the Mary and Rosary by the sisters; 02:15-03:15 commitment to our lady by the children of Mary; 03-30-04hrs ;apostolic work by the soldiers of Christ; 04:15 hrs official closing of the yar of faith, Holy Mass by Rt Rev. Bishop Zolile Petros M.