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Requiem Mass for President Mandela

Requiem Mass for President Mandela

Mass for President Mandela, cathedral in Pretoria, Friday 13 2013 led by Cardinal Turkkson and Archbishop Slattery with an address by the Minister of Primary Education, Ms Angie Motshekga   Click Here to view more photos

Consultation for the Synod on Families.

The Holy Father has called an Extra-Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops (5-19 October, 2014) with the theme “Pastoral Challenges of the Family in the Context of Evangelization“. Following a normal synod procedure, a set of questions (lineamenta)…

Novena to Christ the King

MEDITATION/INTRODUCTION JESUS began his public life by announcing His Kingdom. “The Kingdom of God is at hand! Reform your lives and believe in the Gospel!” [Mk 1:14]. The Kingdom of God is primarily spiritual. Its final realization consists in the…

SACBC: eKhanya Vol 6

SACBC: eKhanya Vol 6

eKhanya Vol 6; November 1; 2013 e-Khanya Catholic Information Service for Botswana, South Africa and Swaziland South Africa’s Only Catholic Hospital “In Turmoil” The sole surviving Catholic hospital in South Africa, St Mary’s Hospital, Mariannhill is facing a number of…

Summer Camp: An opportunity of hope!

Summer Camp: An opportunity of hope!

I often think a lot about this: “How can we measure emotional freedom? How can we measure the smile of a child when there’s so much pain in its eyes?” We cannot measure how they deal with the challenges they…

Archdiocsesan Newsletter: 1 September 2013

Archdiocsesan Newsletter: 1 September 2013

DITABA No. 12: 1 September 2013 1. The website has been launched through Mariannhill. Please find it under www.archdioceseofpretoria.org.za . Please alert your parishioners to this site for they can also access this website through their various cell phones and…