Category: Bishops

New Bishop: I’m Not Alone

When the youngest bishop in South Africa takes office in his rural Eastern Cape diocese, he will feel the support from the people he is serving. Uganda-born Mgr Joseph Kizito will be ordained bishop...

SACBC’s Khanya House welcomes Archbishop Mpako and SC editor

Officials and staff members of the Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference (SACBC) head office in Pretoria enjoyed special visits on successive days. Visiting the new Khanya House in Waterkloof for the first time were Archbishop...

Religion At The Fore In Motsepe R100m Jobs Fund

The Catholic Church is among the 33 faith-based organisations that will help handle the Motsepe Foundation’s R100 million job-creation fund, according to Archbishop Buti Tlhagale of Johannesburg. The archbishop attended the initial meeting of...

Why the Lenten Appeal Income Went Down

A  decrease of 15% in giving in this year’s Bishops’ Lenten Appeal collection has forced administrators to dip into an emergency donor fund to cover necessary allocations. This year’s Lenten Appeal raised just over...