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Bishop Victor Phalana on National Youth Day!

To mark National Youth Day, Bishop Victor Phalana of Klerksdorp encourages young to believe that they can bring about the change they want in their life and in society. “Forty-four years ago, thousands of...

Letter from Zimbabwe by Fr Peter Chimombe

An end-of-the-world mood in Zaka By Fr Peter Chimombe – The six-week lockdown of Zimbabwe between March 30 and May 14 has greatly affected the economy, and the vast majority of the population has...

SACBC Bishop’s Letter to Friend George Floyd

In an emotional “farewell letter”, a bishop from Botswana recalled meeting and befriending George Floyd and his family while in the United States. Bishop Frank Nubuasah of Gaborone said he met Mr Floyd—who died on...

Thank God When Washing Hands

By Serialong Lebasa – Wash your hands regularly, we are told. Wash them for at least 20 seconds. And how are we going to count 20 seconds when busy washing our hands? Sing “Happy...

SA Catholic Couple To Join Global Marriage Summit

The event, which will be held online from June 11-13, is staged by the US-based Joyful Ever After ministry. “The summit brings together the world’s most trusted and inspirational voices to speak on the...

The Catholic Bookshop Goes Online

The Catholic Bookshop, which has been serving the Church in Cape Town and beyond for more than 70 years, has launched its new online store—and is offering a special discount on first orders. To...

Fr Gerry O’Reilly: Lockdown in Grahamstown

By Fr Gerry O’Reilly OFM – Lockdown is a new experience for all of us. Three weeks before it officially started, we emptied the holy water fonts, and everyone who came to church had...

Lessons Learned in Lockdown Limbo

Lockdown forced schools with the means to do so to switch to remote learning. As the local Church marks Catholic Schools Week, MARK POTTERTON sees promise for the future in that. As soon as it...