The Archbishop Speaks

“Wake up the world” Pope Francis challenges parishes..

[i] “We must not  hide , …we  have so much to give the world”   Pope Francis admonishes Christian people to shake off pessimism, mistrust of modern reality, negativity and listlessness.  Concluding the Year of Faith with his exhortation “The joy…

Christmas Greetings.

December 20, 2013 Christmas Greetings. I greet you from Pretoria with the lovely invitation of Pope Francis in his new Exhortation Evangelii Gaudium; “I invite all ….everywhere, to a renewed personal encounter with Jesus Christ….No one is excluded from the…

The Service of Ministry

The Service of Ministry

Durban, August 13, 2013 Earlier this year the Cardinals of the Roman Catholic Church gathered in Rome to elect a new Pope. Before going into conclave to spend 4 days discussing what was necessary in the character of the man…

Priest Shepherd of Charity

Priest Shepherd of Charity

John 10 v 10-15 “I am the good Shepherd”, Jesus said. “The good Shepherd is one who lays down his life for his sheep. The hired man since he is not the shepherd, the sheep do not belong to him,…