SACBC Publications

Catholic Church Deplores the Call Back of Gordhan, Jonas…

Posted by on March 27, 2017 at 5:47 pm

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.

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

Posted by on March 14, 2017 at 12:42 pm

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 »

SACBC Lenten Appeal National Director’s Message

Posted by on March 9, 2017 at 11:22 am

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ On behalf of the Bishops of Southern Africa I would like to thank you, once again, for your wonderful response. Despite these challenging financial times, which is a true testament to your compassion and concern for the plight of the poor and needy that is served through the many more »

Catholic Bishops Calls for Calm Ahead of Pretoria March Against Foreigners

Posted by on February 21, 2017 at 3:17 pm

Bishop A. Gabuza SACBC JUSTICE AND PEACE COMMISSION CALLS FOR CALM AHEAD OF THE PLANNED PRETORIA MARCH AGAINST FOREIGNERS ON FRIDAY Bishop Gabuza, the chairperson of Justice and Peace Commission, has called for calm and restraint amid fears that the planned march against foreign presence in Pretoria on Friday could spark xenophobic attacks.