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SACBC Inaugurates Bicentennial Year of Catholicism

Posted by on June 30, 2017 at 12:39 pm

Archbishop Stephen Brislin – SACBC President HOMILY 25TH JUNE 2017 INAUGURATION OF THE BICENTENNIAL YEAR OF CATHOLICISM In today’s Gospel Jesus offers words of consolation and encouragement to his disciples. He says to them: “And do not fear those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul: rather fear him who can destroy both more »

SACBC CPLO Digests the Situation of Migrants, Refugees and Displaced Persons

Posted by on June 20, 2017 at 12:12 pm

Refugees, Migrants and Displaced Persons  Over the first few days of May 2017, 250 migrants and refugees died in the Mediterranean in attempts to reach Europe. This brings the number of deaths to approximately 1700 for 2017. It is estimated that 43,000 people attempted to use the central Mediterranean Sea route in an attempt to more »

SACBC Justice and Peace Commission Urges Those Implicated in Gupta Emails to Resign if the Revelations are True

Posted by on June 20, 2017 at 9:47 am

SACBC JUSTICE AND PEACE COMMISSION URGES THOSE IMPLICATED IN GUPTA EMAILS TO RESIGN IF THE REVELATIONS ARE TRUE We are shocked by the revelations in the Gupta emails. We urge those implicated in the emails to do the right thing and consider resigning from their respective public offices if they know the revelations in the more »

SACBC CPLO Invites you to Roundtable Discussion: Migrants and Social Housing: What is going on?

Posted by on June 15, 2017 at 11:23 am

THE CATHOLIC PARLIAMENTARY LIAISON OFFICE                                      Cordially invites you to participate in a roundtable discussion on Topic: Migrants and Social Housing: What is going on? In many places contestation for housing has been blamed for Xenophobic attacks against migrants. All manner of accusations have been levelled against migrants around social housing. On the other hand, more »

Catholic Church Celebrates 200 Years of Existence in Southern Africa

Posted by on June 15, 2017 at 10:09 am

Catholic Church Celebrates 200 years of existence in Southern Africa Bi-centennial Celebration of the Church in Southern Africa Historical traces of the development of the Catholic Church in Southern Africa In June 2018 Catholics in Southern Africa will celebrate the bi-centenary of the establishment of the Catholic Church in the region of Southern Africa. From more »