SPRED, Special Religious Development, is a form of Catechesis that uses symbols and an “I-You” language to include people with developmental disabilities in the community of faith. Being a faith companion is a response to God’s love with love.
Sr Tshihiwa Munzhedzi led the retreat, which had the theme: Covenant-relationship-love. Presentations were followed by periods of private reflection. The day ended with Mass in the chapel of St Vincents Schoold for the deaf where the retreat was held. More than 120 people attended.