Southern Africa's Catholic Weekly

The Bishop Who Serves A Whole Country

  An Agentinian who knows Pope Francis from Buenos Aires serves as the only bishop of Eswatini. Bishop José Luís Ponce de León is interviewed by MANDLA ZIBI. Bishop José Luís Ponce de León heads...

Mass Readings: 5 April – 12 April, 2020

Liturgical Calendar Year A – Weekday Cycle Year 2 Sunday April 5, Palm Sunday Isaiah 50:4-7, Psalm 22:8-9, 17-20, 23-24, Philippians 2:6-11, Matthew 26:14-27:66 Monday April 6, Holy Week Isaiah 42:1-7, Psalm 27:1-3, 13-14,...

Priest Releases 11th Gospel CD

  A  Mariannhill Missionary priest is releasing a new album of gospel songs, addressing a range of social issues. Fr Lawrence Mota CMM has released ten well-received gospel CDs. His 11th album is entitled...

Serious. There’s Actually a St Corona

Pandemic casts spotlight on a nearly forgotten martyr: St. Corona She had become nearly forgotten. Little is known about the young woman who was killed for her Christian faith, presumably in the second century...