Contact us

For more details, see Parish Groups. The cathedral parish Who’s Who  can also be downloaded as a pdf.

Revd Siphokazi Njokweni, Revd Canon Dr Claire Nye Hunter, Dean Andrew Hunter, Sub-Dean Mzi Dyantyi, Revd Luthando Madiba


The Dean of Grahamstown
The Very Reverend Dr Andrew Hunter
046 622 2445 (office), 046 622 3976 (Deanery) email

The Venerable Mzinzisi Dyantyi
073 604 5232

Senior Assistant Priest
The Reverend Canon Dr Claire Nye Hunter
046 622 2445 (Parish Office) 046 622 3976 (Deanery)

Assistant Priests (self supporting, part time)
The Reverend Percy Chinganga (College of the Transfiguration)
083 713 1547

The Reverend Luthando Madiba (Media Officer, Diocese of Grahamstown)
072 514 3592

The Reverend Lunga Dongwana
046 622 5801

The Reverend Idowu Akinloye

Deacon (self supporting, part time)
The Reverend Siphokazi Njokweni
083 396 0326

Parish Council for 2019


  • Ronaldo Burger (082 871 3419)
  • Lungile Penxa (083 966 5076)


  • Katie Appollis
  • Rodney Bridger
  • Theodore Duxbury
  • Siyabulela Fobosi
  • Ian Meiklejohn
  • Ayanda Dabengwa (Cathedral Student Ministry – CSM)
  • (CR Representative)

Parish Staff

Parish Secretary: Ms Janine Jegels. Office hours: 08:00 – 13:00 on weekdays.
046 622 2445;






Parish Administrator: Ms Lou-Anne Liebenberg
046 622 2445;
Lou-Anne’s office hours are from 08:00 to 15:30. The office is closed for lunch from 13:00-14:00.





Youth Intern: Ms Tandiwe Gabavana
046 622 2445;





Cleaner: Mrs Dinah Flani





Silulami Mize, known as Sly

Verger: Mr Silulami Mize








Kutlwano Kepadisa, known as Kepa

Director of Music: Mr Cameron Luke has been appointed, and will be arriving soon.
Meanwhile, please contact the Choir Intern, Mr Kutlwano Kepadisa
078 869 0880







Cathedral Artists in Residence

Chris Mann and Julia Skeen

The Parish Council has honoured poet Chris Mann and his artist wife Julia Skeen, by designating them as “Honorary Artists in Residence, Cathedral of St Michael & St George, Grahamstown”.






 Where to find us

Grahamstown Cathedral (GPS S33° 18’36” E026° 31′ 36″) is at the eastern end of High Street and can’t be missed.

The Grahamstown Cathedral Office is half-way down High Street at St Michael’s Wing (on the right of the building, down the lane), St George’s Chambers, 108 High Street, Grahamstown, 6139, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

Postal address: P O Box 102, Grahamstown, 6140.