Arising from the Ashes

Arising from the Ashes

It has taken years, but finally the new cathedral in Basankusu, DR Congo, is nearing completion. Many difficult hurdles, both logistical and financial, had to be taken to accomplish this feat.  The quiet determination of bishop Joseph Mokobe has finally paid off. The landmark symbol of a tenacious Church in a remote area of the African rainforest has risen from its ashes.

Old Cathedral Basankusu DR Congo

The story of herculean task in pictures.

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