Category: Religious Life

Jubilees for 3 Precious Blood Sisters!

Three Missionary Sisters of the Precious Blood celebrated their jubilees at Mariannhill. They are (front from left) Srs Amanda Raich (60 years), Eugenia Ntombela (50 years), and Sebalda Kienast (60 years). The celebrating nuns...

Diamonds for Two St Ursula’s Sisters

Saint Ursula’s School in Krugersdorp, Gauteng, celebrated the diamond jubilees (60 years) of Srs Mara Howe-Watson and Catharine Pearson. Sr Mara joined the Ursuline Order when she was 19 years old, and Sr Catherine...

Sister Josephine Robecke Rest in Peace

Sr Helen-Veronica Wagner OP – Oakford Dominican Sister Josephine Robecke died on June 27 at the age of 82. Born on September 6, 1936, to Johannes and Elisabeth Robecke in Sassenberg in the central...

6 New Redemptorists Welcomed in SA!

The Redemptorists recently welcomed confrères from Nigeria to become part of the community life and mission of the congregation in South Africa. Of the six new missionaries, some will work in parishes in Cape...