A pastor from South Africa by
the names of Alfred Ndlovu has died of malnutrition after going without food
for 30 days when he tried to emulate Jesus Christ and fast for 40 days and 40 nights.
Alfred Ndlovu, 44 left home on 17 June and headed into the bush
to conduct prayers, redirecting his attention to God, away from things of
the earth. He was known by his family and community at large as a very
spiritual person whose faith could move mountains and his death has puzzled
those close to him and church members.
One close relative said: He was a very spiritual man. Its unfortunate he had to die this way. After a
month we got the sad news of his death.
Pastor was a healthy and
religious old man who did not even look his age.”
Attempting to equal or break
Jesus Christ record of fasting for 40 days, Mr Alfred Ndlovu gave up the
ghost after just a month despite having no history of illness. He was alone
in the wilderness and his body was found by a stranger who then alerted the
A Pastor Dies After Fasting For 30 Days, He Wanted To Break The Record Of Jesus Christ4.55SEEKER Thursday, 4 August 2016 A pastor from South Africa by the names of Alfred Ndlovu has died of malnutrition after going without food for 30 days when he tried to em...