Iindaba # 069

21st January 2010   1.     We have a web-site. It is . Open this web-site and you will find news of the diocese including the Iindaba and all other issues from the very beginning. You will find your mission and photographs. The Bishop’s e-mail address is . You will find this on the web-site with many […]

Iindaba # 068

8th September 2009   1.     Dates to remember   a.     Echoing the Word 5th of September b.     Sister Jacobalda celebrated her golden jubilee this year in Germany . The Cathedral Parish celebrates with her on the 5th of September. c.     Same date the Diocesan Sacred Heart Sodality with Fr Sizwe had their annual retreat at Bhongweni […]

Iindaba # 067

13 June 2009   1.     We give thanks to God and we thank all who prayed for him that Fr John Kerr has recovered from recent illness.  Fr John was two weeks in the ICU in Port Shepstone.  He is now back in Telgte and recovering.  He thanks everyday for their prayers.   2.     We […]

Iindaba # 063

9th March 2008 The following are the responsibilities in our diocese of Kokstad; Vicar General; Fr Richard Kugber Kasin. a.      The Consultors, Fr Mariano, Fr Peter, Fr Lucas, Fr Francis, Fr Joseph, Fr Lizo. b.     The Chancellor, Fr Joseph. c.     St Anne’s Sodality, Fr Lucas Bambezela d.     Liturgy, Fr Sizwe Mkhonza. e.      Sacred Heart Sodality, Fr […]

Iindaba # 062

15th November 2007 1.     The following are the various responsibilities in our diocese of Kokstad. a.      Vicar General, Fr Richard Kugbeh-Kasin. b.     Consultors, Fr Mariano, Fr Peter, Fr Lucas, Fr Francis, Fr Joseph, Fr Lizo. c.     Chancellor, Fr Joseph. d.     St Annes Sodality, Fr Lucas Bambezela. e.      Liturgy, Fr Sizwe Mkhonza. f.       Sacred Sodality, Fr Sizwe […]

Iindaba # 060

03 JUNE 2007 1. We congratulate Fr. Sihle Mbhele on his ordination to the priesthood on the 14thApril 2007 at the Cathedral. This was a very well prepared ceremony with youth coming from many parishes under the direction of Fr. Melese and Sr. Natalia. The many practices in preparation gave us a beautiful liturgy. We […]

Iindaba # 055

 25 April 2005 1. There was a great attendance for the commemorative Mass for Pope John Paul. Like people throughout the world we also felt a great sadness at the passing of the great man who became part of our lives, our inspiration for 27 years. We also had a particular interest in the conclave with a […]

Iindaba # 054

1st January 2005 Notice to priests. General Meeting in Kokstad on Monday, January 17, to discuss priorities of diocese and parish for 2005. Confer No 14 below for a statement of some of the challenges we face in working with our religious and people in encountering Christ, in becoming the community called Church and in engaging […]

Welcome To The Diocese Of Kokstad

Bishop Xolelo T KumaloAs the Bishop of the Diocese of Kokstad in South Africa, I welcome you to this website.

It is my hope that it will inform you and provide you with any information you may require regarding this segment of the Catholic Church.

We also provide links with other websites which might interest you. If you require any information not included here, email us and we will do what we can to help.

If you have discovered this page by accident, you are especially welcome and I hope you will find it of some value and maybe help you to understand how the Catholic Church in the Diocese of Kokstad is trying to serve the community and so bring it closer to the Lord.

With my very sincere and best wishes

+Bishop Zolile Petros Mpambani