Classic DACB Collection

All articles created or submitted in the first twenty years of the project, from 1995 to 2015.

Mhlauli, Petros Mayengani

Ethiopian Church of Gazaland in Zimbabwe , Ethiopian Church of South Africa , Wesleyan Methodist Church of South Africa

Mhlauli was born at Xai Xai, Mozambique, and came to South Africa after the Anglo-Boer War. He was baptised in the Wesleyan Methodist Church, but received a call from the ministers of the Ethiopian Church. Came to Transvaal for purpose of spreading the gospel, and had two visions, as a result of which he felt called to found the Gazaland Zimbabwe Ethiopian Church (GNLB 205).

Stephen Hayes


National Archives of South Africa, GNLB 205 File 38.

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