Source: Agenzia Fides – MIL OSI
Headline: AFRICA/TANZANIA – Inauguration of the Nazareth-Mwendakulima Seminary located in Kahama
Dar es Salaam – The inaugural Mass of the Seminary was celebrated by Cardinal Polycarp Pengo, Archbishop Emeritus of the Archdiocese of Dar es Salaam and concelebrated by 26 Bishops and many priests – from the Secretariat of the Episcopal Conference of Tanzania, but also the Rectors and formators of other seminaries as well as the priests of the Diocese of Kahama and neighboring Dioceses. Among the participants there were seminarians, men and women religious, lay people from the Diocese of Kahama and many others. As part of this liturgical celebration, cassocks and belts were officially blessed and given to seminarians as their official liturgical clothing.