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Departure of church members saddens Alick Banda

CLAVER MUTINTA,Lusaka
ARCHBISHOP of Lusaka Alick Banda is concerned that a number of Catholic faithfuls are leaving the church for unknown reasons to join other denominations.Bishop Banda regrets that the Catholic Church,which admits a huge number of members yearly, loses them along the way to other religious groups.The cleric said this on Sunday during the confirmation of 46 baptised youth at St Holy Cross Parish in Lusaka’s Kanyama.“It can be disheartening,you go to college, university,then you meet a student who tells you that I also used to be a Catholic, I have moved on,” he said.Bishop Banda said the departure of Catholic members is troubling to him with a call on catechists, other church leaders and CLICK TO READ MORE