Category: Christmas

Prepare Now for Christmas Charity!

JM Thomson, Johannesburg – With Christmas approaching quite soon, individuals or Church groups will want to do extra to help the needy. Shelters for street children or homeless people need soap, toothpaste, toothbrushes, face clothes,...

Nativity play at St Patrick’s Benoni!

The children of St Patrick’s parish in Benoni, Johannesburg archdiocese, performed a Nativity play for the congregation. More Stories: Nativity Play in Plett! St Francis Xavier Parish Seniors Christmas Lunch St John’s Parish, Fishhoek...

St John’s Parish, Fishhoek Nativity Play!

The children of St John’s parish in Fish Hoek, Cape Town, put on a Nativity play. Here Mary, played by Engela gazes at the newborn Christ-child, “played” by baby Callum (with an unbiblical dummy...

Mater Homes Nativity Play Celebrates Life

This year’s Nativity play at a home for women with crisis pregnancies, touchingly  featured a six-day-old infant. During the play at Mater Domini Home in Cape Town, it was a special moment when the...

St Francis Xavier Parish Seniors Christmas Lunch

St Francis Xavier parish in Martindale, Johannesburg, held its annual seniors’ lunch at the church premises. (Submitted by Moira McKessar) More Stories: Nativity Play in Plett! St John’s Parish, Fishhoek Nativity Play! Nativity play at...

Thank God For Emmanuel

By Mgr Francis Mannion – The story that we narrate and celebrate at Christmas needs no rehearsal. We know it by heart. The story has ancient roots in the world before Christ. He who...