Month: January 2020

28
Jan

Catholic Church Bishops meet President Ramaphosa

A delegation of Catholic Bishops meeting with the State President, Mr Ramaphosa, assured him that the church is committed to working with all people of goodwill towards the renewal of South African society. The Bishops representing the Southern Catholic Bishops Conference at their bi-annual plenary session met with the president at Mahlamba Ndlopfa on January […]

28
Jan

Faith tells us that God directs History

For over three hundred years no one could tell that South Africa would become and what would be outcome of their plans and strategies. But the question remains, “Did they leave room for God? Did they plan their direction with some reservation in knowing that God is there in the midst and in between and […]

28
Jan

SACBC Pastoral Plan Launch; Challenge to live our faith in action continues, by Bishop Kevin Dowling before procession

REFLECTIONS ON THE 2 PASTORAL PLANS Our Catholic Church, the People of God, is a living faith community, called to bring the Good News of Jesus, and the Transforming Mission of Jesus, to the real context and situation of people, communities and nations in every age. Every age reveals different characteristics in terms of the developing socio-political-cultural […]

28
Jan

Faith is thicker than Blood

One of the reasons that we are not as effective as we could be as Christians is because we turn to have domesticated the gospel, in the sense in that it does not shock us as it was intended to. This passage is quiet shocking firstly there are insiders and outsiders, the Jerusalemites when they […]