Justice and Peace

SACBC Offers Sympathy and Condolences to the Victims of Violent Weather and Ravaging fires

Posted by on June 13, 2017 at 10:18 am

The bishops of the Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference offer their deepest sympathy and condolences to family members and friends of those who have recently lost loved ones due to the inclement weather in the Western Cape and the ravaging fires in the Southern and Eastern Cape. For some months now we have been praying more »

LCBC and IMBISA Issue a Report on Latest Lesotho Elections

Posted by on June 12, 2017 at 11:48 am
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Khotso! Pula! Nala 2017 KINGDOM OF LESOTHO NATIONAL ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS PRELIMINARY REPORT 1.0 Introduction This is a report on the Lesotho National Assembly elections held on the 3rd of June 201. The Lesotho Catholic Bishops’ Conference has mandated the Commission for Justice and Peace (CCJP) to work in collaboration with Inter-Regional Meeting of Catholic Bishops more »

SACBC CPLO – Alternative Forms of Land Ownership

Posted by on May 10, 2017 at 1:17 pm

Briefing Paper 430 May 2017 Alternative Forms of Land Ownership 1. Introduction The history of land dispossession in South Africa has been argued and studied and analysed for years. Land was one of the major issues in the struggle against colonialism and apartheid, and thus also a significant point of contention at the negotiations that more »

SACBC CPLO-Budget 2017: What Are the Options for the Poor?

Posted by on May 10, 2017 at 12:42 pm

  Briefing Paper 429 May 2017 SACBC CPLO: Budget 2017: What Are the Options for the Poor? “You are not making a gift of your possessions to the poor person. You are handing over to him what is his. For what has been given in common for the use of all, you have arrogated to more »

SACBC CPLO – Older Persons and Accommodation

Posted by on April 10, 2017 at 4:50 pm

Care for Older Persons is a blessing http://www.sacbc.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/Older-Persons-and-Accommodation-April-2017.pdf