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Regina Mundi church

Houses of God | Soweto, South Africa

Issue: "Boston Terrorthon," May 4, 2013

An elderly man arrives to pray at Regina Mundi church in Soweto. The church sits near former South African president Nelson Mandela’s old residence and is known for its congregation’s involvement during the struggle against apartheid. Mandela, 94, went to the hospital with pneumonia and was treated for nearly two weeks before being discharged on April 6. It was his third hospitalization since December.

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