Category: Letter of the Week

Southern Cross a ‘Spiritual Jewel’

John Lee, Johannesburg – I  never stop thanking God for the “spiritual jewel” that is The Southern Cross and its editor Günther Simmermacher. Yet, among friends and family, regular Mass-goers, there are many who...

Marian Shrine an Opulent Mistake

Clare Drew, Johannesburg – In the report “Archbishop turns sod for Jo’burg’s Marian Shrine”  (March 8), Archbishop Buti Tlhagale of Johannesburg is quoted as saying: “The shrine is a response to the apparent loss...