Visits: Record and Reports 2000

Who Where Why
Feb 2000
St John the Baptist, Harrow (W)
Revd John Spinks
Lebombo Visit to Link Parish: St Barnabas, Bagamoyo (near Maputo)
at the time of the terrible floods.
5-15 May 2000
Bp Dinis Sengulane (L)
Revd Isais Andrice (L)
Mrs Alice Chapola (N)
The Ven Andre Soares (A)
Mr Adao Francisco Alexandre (A)
London The party had an extensive itinerary, visiting:
  • 12 primary and 6 secondary church schools
  • 12 deanery events with 1000 attendees
  • 15 parishes for Sunday worship
  • Diocesan, mission and development agencies
  • London's ALMA Reps, Bishops and Sights
Sunday 14 May: Celebration service at St Paul’s Cathedral, during which Bp Dinis is made its first Honorary Canon.
Jul 2000
Hillingdon Deanery Group (W)
Lebombo To mark the 2nd anniversary of ALMA.
Jul 2000
Bp Graham Dow (W)
Mollie Nicholls (MU)
Revd Mike Clark (E)

Visit for inauguration of the Diocese of Angola, which was postponed. Became a celebration of first Episcopal visit to Angola and end of isolation of the Angolan Church.

Mollie Nicholls has written a report of the visit for the Mothers Union magazine (PDF81Kb).

Oct 2000
St Mary's, Northolt (W)
Naomi Richardson
Sue Carr
Lebombo To attend the Diocesan Families Weekend at Maciene.
Nov 2000
Robert Ashdown (K & MANNA)
Lebombo To attend the second anniversary commemorative service for Berta Sengulane at Zandamela. Visited Zove for dedication of the new church. Also visited Maciene and Beira to see Fr Isias Andrice’s nursery project.
A: Angola     L: Lebombo    N: Niassa
E: Edmonton    K: Kensington    S: Stepney    2C: Two Cities    W: Willesden