Category: Erin Carelse

Good Shepherd Centre a Model for All

A centre run by the Good Shepherd Sisters in Madidi, North West Province, was declared the best-practice model of integration of services by the provincial department of social development’s HIV/Aids directorate. Since its inception...

Church Tackles Child Marriages in South Africa

The Justice and Peace Commission (J&P) of the Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference has joined forces with United Nations Women to end child marriages. “Child marriage is a human rights violation that has affected...

Mthatha Childcare Centre Celebrates Major Award

A Catholic childcare centre in Mthatha has won a prestigious service excellence award. The Catholic Development Centre (CDC) won the best-performing community-based childcare services category at the second Charlotte Maxeke Service Excellence Awards in...

Crucifixes Stolen During Mass

Oblate crosses, some more than 100 years old, which had been passed down among priests from generation to generation, were stolen during a church service in Cape Town. Fr Jeremiah Gama OMI, pastor of...