Bishops of Lesotho Call On The International Community To Intervene

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The situation is so volatile in Lesotho that the Lesotho Catholic Bishops’ Conference has called on the international community (especially SADC, AU and Commonwealth) to intervene “to protect the rule of law, democracy, human rights, peace and stability.”  For the rest of their statement, please click here Lesotho Catholic Bishops’ Conference on Attempted Coup d’Etat

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Bishop Seane on the Forthcoming Botswana Elections

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Right Reverend Valentine Seane, Bishop of Gaborone has issued a pastoral letter to give directions to Catholics on the upcoming elections in Botswana.  To read the whole text, pleas click here Bishop’S Pastoral Letter on General election 2014

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The President of South Africa’s Only Catholic University Resigns

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We have received the sad news that Sr MadgeKarecki  has resigned as President of the only Catholic University in South Africa due to medical reasons.  To read more, please click here News Release President Resignation – final

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Teenagers Spent A Morning Teaching Bishops “Social Networks”: MEDIA WORKSHOP.

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A Week of Prayer for a Lasting Peace in the Middle East

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Our brothers and sisters in the Middle East need our prayers now more than ever.
We are inviting you to undertake a week of prayer for the Middle East, using the reflections and prayers on this brochure. You can say the prayers alone or in your parish, school or community.

Please, visit www.sacbcjusticeandpeace.org and click iPray, for more prayers and reflections.

“Let us pray together to the God of peace through the intercession of the Virgin Mary: Give us peace, O Lord, in our days, and make us builders of justice and peace.” Pope Francis.

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