Southern Africa's Catholic Weekly

Mandela at 100

  Most people regard Mr Nelson Mandela as one of the great peacemakers in modern times — one who led a peaceful revolution — and hail him as one of the few politicians of...

What Happens to Deconsecrated Churches?

The Vatican is helping organise an international conference meant to help dioceses work with their local communities in finding appropriate uses for decommissioned churches. The Pontifical Council for Culture, together with Rome’s Pontifical Gregorian...

Honorary CWL Life Members for Holy Trinity Durban

Three honorary life members of the Catholic Women’s League at Holy Trinity parish in Musgrave Road, Durban, were among those given a special blessing by Cardinal Wilfrid Napier at the CWL’s diocesan AGM. (From left)...

Mass Readings 15 July – 22 July, 2018

Liturgical Calendar Year B Weekday Cycle 2 Sunday July 15, 15th Sunday of the Year Amos 7:12-15, Psalm 85:9-14, Ephesians 1:3-14, Mark 6:7-13 Monday July 16 Isaiah 1:10-17, Psalm 50:8-9, 16-17, 21, 23 Tuesday...

St Peter’s Cathedral in Cologne

The Cathedral Church of Saint Peter is a Catholic cathedral in Cologne, Northrhine-Westfalia, Germany. It is the seat of the Archbishop of Cologne and of the administration of the Archdiocese of Cologne. It is a renowned monument of German Catholicism and Gothic architecture and was declared a World Heritage...

Sacred Heart Mahobe Mission Winners!

Sacred Heart Mahobe mission in Umzimkulu diocese held a youth talent show and trophies were presented to the winners. (Submitted by Zithobile Zondi) More Stories: Jesus Commanded It: Announce the Gospel Cardinal Napier’s Warning...

St Francis Parish, Observatory First Communion

St Francis parish in Observatory, Cape Town, celebrated the First Communion of parish members. Fr Aloysus Abone hands a certificate to one of the communicants. More Stories: Each in Our Own Language St Joseph’s...