CCL Prayer Service for the Judiciary of Lesotho

The Christian Council of Lesotho (CCL) held a prayer service for the Judiciary of Lesotho on the 31st March, 2016 at Maseru LECSA. The LECSA Synod Moderator, Rev. Tseliso Masemene, led the service and Archbishop Dr. Rev. Gerard Lerotholi of the Roman Catholic Church preached the sermon. His Lordship High Court Judge Joseph Teboho Moiloa,…

2016 LECSA Worship Service at Matsieng

For a number of years the Lesotho Evangelical Church in Southern Africa (LECSA) has been requested to hold a service of worship every January at Matsieng, home of Lesotho’s monarch, King Letsie III. The purpose of the service, held on the grounds of the Royal Palace, is to thank the Almighty for life and protection…

LECSA Pilgrimage for Justice & Peace 21st-24th October 2015

In September 2015 the Lesotho Evangelical Church in Southern Africa held a Walk for Peace and Justice. At that time it was hoped a much longer walk would take place in conjunction with the LECSA’s annual Leeto la Thapelo event. This longer pilgrimage became a reality when 170 participants walked approximately 160 kilometres during the…

Opening of the John Calvin Chapel NUL-LECSA

The official opening of the John Calvin Chapel of the Lesotho Evangelical Church in Southern Africa (LECSA) on the campus of the National University of Lesotho (NUL) took place on Sunday the 11th of October 2015 For many years the LECSA held services on the campus as part of a United Congregation with other Protestant…

Walk for Peace & Justice

Members of the Lesotho Evangelical Church in Southern Africa (LECSA) walked for peace and justice on Saturday the 19th of September 2015.  The event, part of the Pilgrimage for Peace & Justice initiative of the World Council of Churches and the All Africa Conference of Churches (AACC), was organized by the LECSA Justice, Peace &…

Fertile Soil: Farming God’s Way

Mid-September is early spring in Lesotho and it isn’t easy to find patches of green in the landscape, other than the trees putting out new leaves. Winters are generally quite dry here and the past four months or more have been dry except for a few light rain showers. In the Maphutseng River valley is…

Morija Theological Seminary Begins New Academic Year

The opening convocation of the 2015-16 academic year at Morija Theological Seminary (MTS) was held on Monday the 7th of September 2015. MTS, an institution of the Lesotho Evangelical Church in Southern Africa (LECSA), has a Theological School and a Bible School. The Director of MTS is Rev. Bernard Mojaki Kometsi. The worship service was…