Category: Editorials

Where’s the Decency?

This week’s editorial looks at the decline of decency especially with regards to the recent alarming developments in the US. So much has been written on the personality and actions of US President Donald...

No Divine Mandate

This week’s editorial examines the claims by President Jacob Zuma that his party has been given a ‘divine right to rule’ Recently President Jacob Zuma clumsily admonished churches not to get involved in his...

Our Fight Against Corruption

Are the ANC “looting the State coffers?” This week’s editorial looks at the state of government corruption, past and present The health of a democracy can be judged by the extent of the corruption...

What We Pray for in 2017

The year 2016 will be remembered by many as an annus horribilis, a year that brought little by way of good news. Perhaps the Holy Spirit was at work when Pope Francis declared the...

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Challenging the Pope

This Week’s Editorial looks at disunity in the very heart of the Church.  The unity of the Catholic Church is shaken when a small group of cardinals publicly insinuate that they believe the pope may...

Don’t Fight over Mary

This Week’s editorial looks at the role of Mary in the Church and how the faithful can sometimes create divisiveness in their devotion unless led by the Church The months of the year Catholics...