Divine Word Missionaries in Zimbabwe

Fr. Alex Garuai SVD

Missionary Profile

Alex comes from Papua New Guinea. He joined our Society in 1991 and was ordained as a priest seven years later. After his ordination he worked in Papua New Guinea.

He came to Zimbabwe 12 years ago and after the language course helped in our parish in Waterford, Bulawayo and worked in our rural missions in Gomoza and Dlamini, until he moved to his current mission - Ndolwane.

He loves nature and people, and also fruits and ice-cream.

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Pray for the missionaries and their efforts. Your spiritual support is the most important one. The work of missionaries is being blessed and the hearts of people are opening for the Gospel, as you pray:

Heavenly Father,
you sent your Son, the Divine Word,
into the world as a missionary
to save every person.
Before he ascended into heaven,
he commissioned his Church
to go out and spread the Good News.
Bless Alex
who have answered
your call to be a missionary.
Grant him the light, strength,
and courage of the Holy Spirit
to win people for Christ.

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