The Rise and Fall of the African Gospel is about the two well distinguish Religion and Spiritual figures that existed in the late 1850s and whose lives brought a huge Change in the Landmark of South Africa. 1) Thee Great young Prophetess Nongqawuse which history points fingers at her, to be the cause the mass cattle killings that took place in 1856/7 in the Xhosa landscape and Tiyo Soga who was the first black person to be ordained in the ministry of the Presbyterian Church in South Africa.