Southern Africa's Catholic Weekly

Nigeria Reels from Priest-Killings

Killings have spread in most of Nigeria’s regions, originating from the nation’s northern part, since the emergence of the terrorism of the Islamic Boko Haram sect. Alarmingly, in certain regions people no longer see...

Radio Veritas Hands the Mic to Sodalities

As part of Radio Veritas’ 20th birthday celebrations, the station will open up the airwaves to sodalities for the whole day on Tuesday, November 26. In what the station calls the “Radio Veritas Fun...

SACBC’s Khanya House welcomes Archbishop Mpako and SC editor

Officials and staff members of the Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference (SACBC) head office in Pretoria enjoyed special visits on successive days. Visiting the new Khanya House in Waterkloof for the first time were Archbishop...

Religion At The Fore In Motsepe R100m Jobs Fund

The Catholic Church is among the 33 faith-based organisations that will help handle the Motsepe Foundation’s R100 million job-creation fund, according to Archbishop Buti Tlhagale of Johannesburg. The archbishop attended the initial meeting of...

From the Margins to the Centre

The sight of people from the Amazon with traditional clothes and instruments participating in a Mass in one of Rome’s grand baroque churches will be one of the defining images of this papacy. When...

60 Years for Fr Joseph Leathem!

Fr Joseph Leathem’s 60th ordination jubilee was celebrated at St Thérèse’s parish in Edenvale, Johannesburg diocese, and with his OMI fellows and parishioners in Ireland More Stories: Priest’s Love of Cars Raises Funds for...