Category: Crisis

Elements of Counselling: An Essential Tool for Pastoral Ministry

I attended the launch last month of the 3rd edition of Elements Of Counselling, co-authored by Dr Joan Schön, Fr Vic Kotze and Lauren Gower, I find that this edition, like each of its predecessors, is a valuable tool for all who find themselves called to offer care and counsel to young and old in South Africa.

I Have Lost my Faith in the Church

FA Jacobs, Cape Town -In our profession of faith, we say: “I believe in the Holy Catholic Church.” What immediately comes to mind with regard to reports of sexual abuse in the Church is the...