Archive for March, 2017

SACBC Justice and Peace Commission says, “The Continued Uncertainties Around Treasury are a Cause for Concern”

March 31, 2017

Bishop A. Gabuza – SACBC Justice and Peace CONTINUED UNCERTAINITIES AROUND TREASURY ARE A CAUSE FOR CONCERN  Bishop Gabuza has said that replacement of the finance minister is a cause for concern. “Despite the government’s rhetoric around radical economic transformation, it is evident that uncertainties around the treasury, as well as continued political uncertainties, are more »

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South African Council of Churches (SACC) Mourns the Passing Away of Ahmed Kathrada

March 31, 2017

The South African Council of Churches mourns the sad passing away of Mr Ahmed Kathrada, a deep reservoir of national wisdom dressed in the gentle humility of his person – a Gentle Giant! http://www.sacbc.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/SACC-Statement-on-Ahmed-Kathradas-Sad-Departure.pdf

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Vatican Protection of Minors Commission Releases Latest Statement

March 29, 2017

Vatican Protection of Minors Commission PROTECTION OF MINORS PRESS RELEASE  MARCH 2017 The Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors [PCPM] met for its eighth Plenary Assembly from March 24-26, 2017. 

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Catholic Church Deplores the Call Back of Gordhan, Jonas…

March 27, 2017

Archbishop S. Brislin – SACBC President The Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference has noted with deep concern reports that President Zuma has called back Minister Gordhan and Deputy-Minister Jonas from their investment visit to the UK and the USA. http://www.sacbc.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Gordhans-Call-Back.pdf

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SACBC CPLO Briefing on the Morality of Land Reform in South Africa

March 14, 2017

20 Years of Participating in Public Policy Briefing Paper 426 March 2017 The Morality of Land Reform 1. Introduction The question of land reform in South Africa is articulated in the Constitution in very clear terms. The Preamble talks of South Africa as “our land”. This simple assertion opens a sense of relationship with this more »

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