Province of Central Africa
Cathedral Parish of
St. John the Baptist, Mutare
The cathedral has an active membership of 450, inclusive of interest groups.
The Cathedral interest groups are
- Mothers' Union, 205
- Vabvuwi (Fishers of Men), 7
- Youth group, 50
- Men's fellowship, 83
- Sunday school, 87
The Cathedral Service
There is a worship service everyday of the week.
- Every Sunday we have two Holy Communion services. An English one at 7:30 a.m., using the Book of Common Prayer. Another one in Shona at 9:30 a.m., using Liturgy 75.
- We have Sunday school and Creche for children at every 9:30 a.m. service when schools are in session. An average of 87 children attend.
- The young group meets at 12:00 noon and an average of 50 attend.
- On Tuesdays and Thursdays staff Morning Prayer and Holy Communion are held for both diocesan and cathedral staff. House groups meet every Wednesdays for prayer and fellowship.
- On Fridays mass is celebrated at 9:00 a.m. This service has continued for the past thirty years.
- On Saturdays our Mothers' Union meet for their prayers and fellowship.
- Choir. The cathedral has two choirs. The main choir and the youth choir. We intend to form a boy and girl's choir to sing at our English service.
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