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LIMPOPO – Deputy President David Mabuza will on Sunday, 21 April 2019, join thousands of worshipers of the St. Engenas Zion Christian Church (ZCC) during the Easter Sunday Pilgrimage at the Holy City of Moria, Limpopo. Deputy President Mabuza attends the Easter Sunday Pilgrimage for the second time in Moria,Continue Reading

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The continuing growth of the church The 1991 census figures (CSS 1992:122) showed that 9,7% of the black population of South Africa who gave their religious affiliation were members of the ZCC, compared to 10,3% in our survey, some fifteen thousand church members in Soshanguve alone. If the official censusContinue Reading

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In a previous blog I looked at the origins and differences between Ethiopianism as compared to the  Independent Churches like Christian Zionism and Pentecostalism.   But even within the latter 2 movements there are also differences and divergences.  The Zion Christian Church ( ZCC) is one of the largest African initiated churches in southern Africa. The church’s headquartersContinue Reading

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In just over a century, Zionism has taken off across southern Africa to become one of the region’s most influential religious groups, with some 15 million members. Later this month, a new exhibition opens at the Wits Art Museum in Johannesburg which gives new insight into South Africa’s flourishing ZionistContinue Reading

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The largest and fastest-growing of the African independent churches in the 1990s is the Zion Christian Church[i] . Its members, estimated to number between 2 million and 6 million in more than 4,000 parishes, live primarily in urban townships and rural communities. The church is well known by the abbreviation, ZCC,Continue Reading

Nationalzion CEO Dunn Maphalala Mabunda ,Bishop Msauli Natonalzion Secretary Dorra matcikinca.@ centre is ANC National Treasures Tatana Paul Mashatile National zion President Archie Bishop Bakubaku sir Mfundisi Kwazulu babu Shongwe National Zion youth league leader. @King Luthuli house with leaders God bless our South Africa and leadership Amen Bazalwane Amen MazionContinue Reading