Author: asiel

Anti-Crime Priests on Patrol

Two priests who go on regular patrol for their local Neighbourhood Watches are encouraging other priests to take part in such activities to fight crime and as a way of connecting with people of...

Father Elvis Komane Ordained!

Fr Elvis Komane (right) was ordained to the priesthood by Bishop Giuseppe Sandri of Witbank (left). The ordination Mass was held in the new priest’s home community at St Andrew’s church in Longtill in...

Notre Dame Double Jubilee

It was a special day when Notre Dame Sisters Kathleen Anne Bridge (left) and Marie Therese Mcloughlin (right) celebrated their diamond jubilees in their congregation. The day also marked the 215th anniversary of the...

Ash Wednesday Special this Year in Ghana

This year’s Lent has special significance because Ash Wednesday, March 6, marks the celebration of Ghana’s 62nd anniversary of independence, said the Ghana Bishops’ Conference. “We consider this occurrence not just as a mere...

New Rector for St John Vianney Seminary

By Obakeng Innocent Masetlha & Staff Reporter – Father John Masilo Selemela of Polokwane is the new rector of St John Vianney National Seminary. Born at Magoebaskloof, Fr Selemela is an alumnus of the national...

Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference Picks New Leadership

At their plenary session in Mariannhill this month, the region’s bishops elected new chairs for the departments of the South African Catholic Bishops’ Conference (SACBC), while the new president commenced his term. Bishop Sithembele...

Pope: To Know God is to Know Love

When speaking to God as a father, Christians experience a love that goes beyond human love and affection, which can be unpredictable and mired by selfishness, Pope Francis said. While often compared to the...