Lay Apostolate Department:

What is Lay Ministry

"Co-Workers in the Vineyard of the Lord," The service to the Church by lay men and women which is characterized by:

  • Authorization of the hierarchy to serve publicly in the local church
  • Leadership in a particular ministry
  • Close mutual collaboration with the pastoral ministry of bishops, priests, and deacons
  • Preparation and formation appropriate to the level of responsibilities that are assigned to them.


The Road to Sainthood: Julius K. Nyerere

Sainthood. Tanzania's first president, a teacher cum politician, is held in high esteem among his countrymen. But will he become a saint?

Bishop Michael Msonganzila invites everyone across the diocese to join together in Praying for his Sainthood to be.

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