Southern Africa's Catholic Weekly

Father Pieter van Heeswijk Rest in Peace

Father Pieter van Heeswijk of Durban died on September 8 at 91. Petrus (Pieter) Johannes Josephus van Heeswijk was born on September 3, 1928, in the Netherlands. After his philosophical and theological studies, he...

How Love is the Answer

By Lionel Flynn – Life is full of challenges. From sunrise to sunset I find myself challenged by my friends and family, by my colleagues and even by my priest. In as much as...

Step Up as Catholics on Global Climate Crisis

Patrick Dowling, Cape Town – This is a call to all South African Catholics to respond as purposefully as they can to the global climate crisis that threatens creation. Following thoughts expressed in his...

John Henry Newman, Saint – Video

JOHN HENRY NEWMAN, SAINT – Pope Francis canonised St. John Henry Newman and four holy women at a Mass in St. Peter’s Square More Stories: Beloved Friar Known for Cures and Wise Counsel to...