SACBC Publications

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 »

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 »

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 »

SACBC CPLO: Child Protection is Everyone’s Business

Posted by on June 2, 2017 at 1:05 pm

June 2nd, 2017 National Child Protection Week: 28th May – 4th June National Child Protection Week is held annually to raise awareness about, and promote, the rights of children. This year it is being commemorated under the theme: “Child Protection is Everyone’s Business”. This emphasises that the care and protection of children demands a collaborative more »

J.P Morgan Launches NSFY Programme To Address The Increasing Youth Unemployment at Don Bosco Education Centre

Posted by on June 1, 2017 at 4:12 pm

DEVELOPING NEW SKILLS FOR YOUTH IN SOUTH AFRICA  An important initiative aimed at addressing and understanding the state of youth unemployment in South Africa was recently launched at Don Bosco Educational Centre in Ennerdale, Johannesburg. The New Skills for Youth  (NSFY) programme is a $75 million, five-year, global initiative by J.P. Morgan designed to empower young more »