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educator , clergy

Temba Levi Jackson Mafico, Zimbabwean Old Testament and Semitic languages educator, clergy. Ordained minister United Church of Christ, 1964. Recipient Scholarship award Harvard University, 1971-1978; grantee University Zimbabwe, 1982, 86, Gammon Theological School, Atlanta, 1990.

Background

Mafico, Temba Levi Jackson was born on January 28, 1943 in Chipinge, Zimbabwe. Came to the United States, 1987. Son of Mafico Ntondoyo Jackson Mhlanga and Lucy (Siqalaba Mpofu) Mafico Mhlanga.

Education

Bachelor of Arts London, Salisbury, Rhodesia, 1970. Master of Theology, Harvard University, 1973. Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1977.

Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1979.

Career

Church minister, United Church of Christ, Harare, Zimbabwe, 1963-1970; school chaplain, Chikore High School, Chipinge, 1971; senior lecturer, U. Zimbabwe, Harare, 1979-1986; university chaplain, U. Zimbabwe, Harare, 1979-1986; professor O.T. and Semitic languages, Interdenominational Theological Center, Atlanta, since 1988; founder, director Biblical Studies Club, Interdenominational Theological Center, Atlanta, since 1993. Consultant globalizaion of theological schools Association Theological Schools, since 1988. TrusteeU. Zimbabwe Evening School, since 1987.

Achievements

  • Ordained minister United Church of Christ, 1964.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Secretary-treasurer Student Christian Movement, Zimbabwe, 1965-1970, Manicaland Development Autonomous System Networks, Zimbabwe, 1980-1986. Founder, director University Evening School, Zimbabwe, 1980-1986. Member Society Biblical Literature, International Association Mission Studies, Atlanta O.T. Colloquium (chairman).

Connections

Married Thecla Chiza, August 31, 1963. 1 child, David.

father:
Mafico Ntondoyo Jackson Mhlanga Mhlanga

mother:
Lucy (Siqalaba Mpofu) Mafico Mhlanga

spouse:
Thecla Chiza

child:
David Mafico