Author: Kilian SC

Sometimes We Need to Hit Pause

Sometimes we just need to pause and reflect a little, writes Chris McDonnell. Often, when I was preparing young children to read at assembly in school, I would use the phrase “remember the space...

Learning What the Church Does

By  Fr Paul Tatu CSS – A  visit to the headquarters of the Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference (SACBC) was an eye-opener for many seminarians at St John Vianney Seminary in Pretoria “Many Catholics are not familiar with...

Ignatian Day Will Offer Range of Reflections

The Jesuit Institute in Johannesburg is hosting an Ignatian Day on August 3, describing it as “an opportunity to learn more about Ignatian Spirituality, whether you are totally new to it or have been...

Bishop: Only the Heart Propels us to Action

Only when we have a heart “can we change the misery of the world, because the heart propels us to action”, said the president of the Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference. Addressing SACBC staff...

What You Need to Know About Pentecost

We look at the origin, meaning, and practice of the Church’s second-most important liturgical feast. This weekend, the Church celebrates Pentecost, the second-greatest feast of the liturgical year (after Easter). It concludes the Easter...

De la Salle Tercentenary Celebrated in Johannesburg

De La Salle Holy Cross College in Victory Park, Johannesburg, marked the tercentenary of the death of St John Baptist de La Salle with an outdoor Mass on the school’s rugby fields. Archbishop Buti...