Mpendo Parish 

St Andrew's church

Mpendo St Andrews
The Pastor and Area Dean is the Reverend Musa Mzuri.  There are five churches in the parish and their catechists are:

  • St Andrew   Cat. Imani Makunzo
  • Lemesii   (vacant)
  • Kubi   Cat. Richard Chipya
  • Ng'hande   Cat. Daudi Mbaye
  • Mambaka B   Cat. Amosi Ndahani

Mpendo parish is linked with St Botolph's, Chevening (Diocese of Rochester, UK).  A team from St Botolph's visited Mpendo in 2016 and the church family have supported a number of projects in Mpendo and in the local school. Most recently, in October 2019, a motorbike was purchased for Rev, Mussa Mzuri. The picture below shows the motorbike being presented by the Bishop and its work being blessed.

The church family in October 2020
Mpendo church Oct 20Mpendo Oct 20

Enquiries concerning baptism, marriages, funerals and Sunday Services should be addressed to the Pastor.

Any correspondence should be addressed to 

Kanisa la Anglican 
Mpendo Parish - Dinari ya Mpendo
Dayosisi ya Kondoa 
PO Box 7 

Mpendo is located on the southern edge of the Diocese and is very far from Kondoa town.  The area is very flat and similar in character to Dodoma, the Capital.

The population is mostly from the Wagogo and Masai tribes. Farming and livestock rearing are the two most common economic activities and people grow maize, millet, groundnuts and sunflowers. The parish has a primary and secondary school.