Category: Sacraments

Eshowe Youth Confirmed!

Twelve young people were confirmed at St Benedict’s cathedral in Eshowe, KwaZulu-Natal. With the candidates are (far left) cathechist Ori Vaarmark, Bishop Xolelo Kumalo, and (far right) Fr Victor Chavunga OSB. (Submitted by Henry Chavunga)...

First Communions at Corpus Christi, Wynberg!

Corpus Christi parish in Wynberg, Cape Town, celebrated the First Communion of 2018 candidates. They are seen with (back from left) Deacon Lionel Cooper; Fr Camilo Simoes SAC, the Pallottine provincial visiting from India;...

Why Confession Seal Cannot be Broken

Calls are getting louder for the seal of the confessional in the sacrament of reconciliation to be loosened to compel a priest to report confessions of sexual abuse to the civil authorities. The Catholic...

Nyolohelo Church in Sebokeng Confirmation!

Nyolohelo church in Sebokeng, Johannesburg archdiocese, celebrated the confirmation of young members of the parish. The celebrants were Archbishop Buti Tlhagale and Nyolohelo parish priest Fr Simphiwe Kheswa OFM. (Photo: Tankiso Nyelele) More Stories:...

First Communions at St Peter Claver in Soweto!

St Peter Claver parish in Pimville, Soweto, celebrated the First Communion of young members during a Mass said by parish priest Fr Tom Segami OMI. (Photo: Sello Mokoka) More Stories: Can I receive the...