Category: Diaconate

10 Years for Deacon Keith Peter McKenzie

Deacon Keith Peter McKenzie of Our Lady of Loreto parish in Kempton Park, Johannesburg, celebrated the tenth anniversary of his ordination. A celebration was organised at the church and after Mass, parish priest Fr...

New Deacons for St Benedict’s Cathedral in Eshowe!

St Benedict’s cathedral in Eshowe, KwaZulu-Natal, celebrated the ordination of new deacons. (Photo: Kwazi Shandu) More Stories: Can Widowed Deacons Remarry? Deacon Leo Camp Ordained! 50 Years Later, Deacons Not Fully Understood but Fully...

Fruits of Our Family Mission Statement

When our children were small, we tried to show them who they were from the inside by being godly on the outside. Our parents instilled in us great principles and values and we wanted to do the same for our children so that they could be responsible citizens of the world. We encouraged them to be strong on the inside and at peace on the outside.

Deacon Leo Camp Ordained!

Deacon Leo Camp is presented by Cardinal Wilfrid Napier to the parish of St Anthony of Padua in Pietermaritzburg after his ordination to the permanent diaconate. More Stories: 50 Years Later, Deacons Not Fully...

Women Deacons: An Ongoing Debate

Almost a year ago, Pope Francis was asked if he would establish an official commission to study the question of whether women could be admitted to the diaconate. “I accept. It would be useful...