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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...

Women Deacons: About Ministry, Not Power’

Ordaining women to the permanent diaconate now, when the Church is “crying for ministry”, is a logical way to fulfill its obligation to bring the Gospel to all people, according to panellists at an...