Category: Parish Life

Anti-Crime Priests on Patrol

Two priests who go on regular patrol for their local Neighbourhood Watches are encouraging other priests to take part in such activities to fight crime and as a way of connecting with people of...

Daswa Shrine Blessed in Oudtshoorn

Fr John Atkinson, administrator of Oudtshoorn diocese, blessed a shrine dedicated to Blessed Benedict Daswa, in the garden of the Oratory in Oudtshoorn. (Submitted by Fr L Mostert) More Stories: A Collaboration of Priests...

Bene Merenti Medal for Pretoria Parishioner

In recognition of her lifetime of service to the Church, 97-year-old Amalia Snyman received from Archbishop William Slattery the Bene Merenti papal medal and certificate in her home parish of Maria Regina in Pretoria....

Deacons on Retreat!

Permanent deacons and their wives of Witbank/ eMalahleni diocese in Mpumalanga gathered for an annual retreat at the diocesan pastoral centre in Lydenburg/Mashishing with Bishop Joe Sandri MCCJ. More Stories: A Carnival for the Devil: Bad-Mouthing in the...