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Masvingo, Zimbabwe

From Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd April 2016, the Mothers’ Union in the Diocese of Masvingo celebrated 140 years of service to families and communities. During the same celebration the Mothers’ Union also observed belated Feast of The Annunciation To The Blessed Virgin Mary [Lady Day]. The Theme was ‘Ebenezer’ meaning ‘stone of help’ as […]

Social Policy at work in the diocese

Here is an example of the clergy and Mothers Union working together to help local people: In my role as Social Policy Contact at Llandaff Diocesan MU, Father Jonathan Durley of St. Theodore’s Church, Kenfig Hill, asked me if Mothers’ Union could help a group he deals with in his work for the Board of […]

St Matthias and Llanfabon

The Parish of Treharris, Trelewis, Bedlinog and Llanfabon are fortunate in having two thriving branches of the Mothers’ Union in St. Matthias at Treharris and Llanfabon at Nelson. The picture shows members of Llanfabon. On Shrove Tuesday St. Matthias hosted a Shrove Party in the church hall with a Quiz and Raffle The food was […]