THE South African based preacher infamous for making his congregants eat grass, Pastor Lesego Daniel of
Rabboni Centre Ministries is expected in Bulawayo for a two-day crusade next month.
The pastor from Pretoria courted controversy early this year when he told his church to go and eat
grass because “this is what God wants” them to do
In a telephone interview from Pretoria, an official
from Rabboni Centre Ministries who identified
himself as Pastor Matloudi confirmed to Radio
Dialogue that Daniel will be in Bulawayo between
March 5 and 7 at the Amphitheatre.
“He will be in Zimbabwe where he will conduct a
crusade for two days and then an all-night prayer
after that,” said the pastor. According to a report in
African Spotlight, Daniel had his followers eating
grass after explaining in a sermon that Jesus had
many other disciples other than the 12 listed in the
Bible who were doing new things considered
unconventional at the time as well.
Defending his actions in the media later, he said:
“Okay the Bible teaches us one thing. The kingdom
of God is not a matter of talk, it’s a matter of
power.“Paul says the Holy Spirit will confirm
everything that I say, you get it? So it’s total
demonstration of power, nothing else but