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ARCHDIOCESE OF LILONGWE

The Vicariate of Nyasa was erected on 12th February 1897, including the whole of Malawi. The name Nyasa Vicariate was changed to Likuni on 12th July 1951 and finally, it became Lilongwe on 20th June 1957. It was raised to a status of a Diocese on 25th April 1959. Lilongwe was created a Metropolitan Circumscription on 9th February 2011.
The Archdiocese of Lilongwe covers seven districts of the Central Region of Malawi: Dowa, Kasungu, Lilongwe, Mchinji, Nkhotakota, Ntchisi and Salima.

Archbishop: Most Rev. George Desmond Tambala
Auxiliary Bishop: Rt. Rev. Vincent Fredrick Mwakhwawa
Patron: Our Lady of Africa
Feast Day: 30th April

Mst. Rev. George Desmond Tambala
Mst. Rev. George Desmond Tambala
Rt. Rev. Vincent Mwakhwawa
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Population (LL)
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Catholics
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NEWS

MBIRI YA MALEMU SR. MARY KIZITA JALASI – POOR CLARE

09 November 2021

SISTER MARY KIZITA JALASI ANABADWA PA 27 JULY, 1944. IWO AMACHOKERA KU BALAKA. SISTER MARY ANALOWA MNYUMBA YOBINDIKIRA YA POOR

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INSTALLATION OF ARCHBISHOP TAMBALA

05 November 2021
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ECM Commends Sulpicians’ Administration of Kachebere Major Seminary

26 July 2021

Sam Kalimba: The Episcopal Conference of Malawi (ECM) has commended the administration of the St. Anthony (Kachebere) Major Seminary located

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Mlale Seminary receives support

19 July 2021

By Sam Kalimba Saint Paul’s Minor Seminary of the Catholic Archdiocese of Lilongwe received a donation of teaching and learning

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KAGGWA WOYERA PARISH IN A FUNDRAISER

09 July 2021

Sam Kalimba A 29-year-old Church building that was expanded 15 years ago can no longer host the 17, 000 Christians

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MARRIAGE ENCOUNTER FIGHTS GBV

29 June 2021

  Sam Kalimba 27 June, 2021 – Mlale Parish: The Marriage Encounter (ME), a grouping for married Christians in the

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Liturgical Dance

Inculturation that goes beyond dance

16 June 2021

By Fr Louis Chikanya Inculturation is a terminology that became commonly used during and after the Special Assembly for Africa

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COMMUNICATION SUNDAY

15 June 2021

COMM SUNDAY 2021 edited

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TRIPLE CELEBRATIONS FOR CARMELITE SISTERS

14 June 2021

The four Sisters with Sr. Kapachika (C) Sam Kalimba Sisters of Our Lady of Mount Carmel also known as the

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MONSIGNOR THAWALE URGES THE RELIGIOUS TO SELL CHRIST

14 June 2021

Carmelite Sisters with Monsignor Thawale Sam Kalimba NAMITETE 12th June, 2021: The Archdiocesan Administrator of the Archdiocese of Lilongwe the

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OUR WORKS

Likuni Mission Hospital
Mtengo Wa Nthenga Mission Hospital
Madisi Mission Hospital
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Msamba Center
St. Francis Lake Cottage
Namitete Furniture and Joinery
Centenary Bank Limited
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Eco-Schools Programme In Malawi
St. John's Boys Secondary School
St. Maria Goretti Girls Secondary School
Namitete Technical College
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