Southern Africa's National Catholic Weekly

Ntsikana

The Spirit of Ntsikana and Nxele

Reading the history of black liberation in Southern Africa one is confronted by two things: how the people, under heightened political tensions, tend to appeal to numinous forces for solutions. And how “men of...

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Praying with the Pope: May 2016

The pope is praying for women this May.. General Intention: That  in  every  country  of  the  world,  women  may  be  honoured  and  respected  and  that their essential contribution to society may be highly esteemed. ...

Ingwavuma.

Our Problem Was an Opportunity

By Bishop José Ponce de León – At the beginning of the year I offered the priests of the vicariate of Ingwavuma, which I serve as administrator, to celebrate confirmations on the Sundays when I am...

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Mass Readings: 1 May – 8 May, 2016

Liturgical Calendar Year C, Weekdays Cycle Year 2 Sunday May 1, 6th Sunday of Easter Acts 15:1-2, 22-29, Psalms 67:2-3, 5-6, 8, Revelation 21:10-14, 22-23, John 14:23-29 Monday May 2, St Athanasius Acts 16:11-15,...