Category: Women and the Church

Look to Women in the Bible

Alvin Botes, Kimberley – Women in South Africa historically have been subjected to the brunt of oppression because of their gender, their race and their class. It is for this reason that employment equity...

Now for a Synod on Women in the Church

Catholic Women Speak conference in Rome. A South African representative to a Catholic women’s conference in Rome last month has called for a synod on women. At the Catholic Women Speak conference in Rome, she noted that the needs of Catholic women in Africa or India differ from those in Europe or the US.