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)…

Family Life Desk Meeting Minutes

Family Life Day (FLD) Meeting November 9, 2013, Saturday Jolivet House AGENDA: 1. Opening Prayer 2. Minutes of the Meeting 3. Year of Faith Closing Celebration 4. Marriage Course Materials 5. Planning for each Parishes for next year a. Family…

Highlights of the meeting and in the Family Life Desk

1. Deaneries are well represented except the Northern Deanery. 2. Study the material given to us for Marriage Course and Pre-Marriage Courses 3. Plans to engage with Natural Family Planning for next year 4. Plans for next year: a. Men’s…

Justice and Peace Report

PRETORIA ARCH DIOCESE JUSTICE & PEACE DEVELOPMENTAL REPORT PERIOD WORK DONE IMPACT/CHANGE ENABLED CHALLENGES  September to November 2013 Held One Executive Meeting on 19/10/2013 and One General Meeting on 02/11/2013 *More commitment towards growth and vision and mission of J&P…

Prison Ministry Report

PRISON MINITRY REPORT 19 November 2013 I continue to visit Odi Correctional Centre on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and some Thursday s and every second Sunday. I hold a communion service, plus minus twenty offenders attend. Over forty offenders have completed the…

Report From the Catholic Schools Office – 19 November

MEETING OF THE EVANGELISATION OFFICE AT JOLIVET HOUSE, 19 NOVEMBER 2013 REPORT FROM THE CATHOLIC SCHOOLS OFFICE PRETORIA CSO Theme for 2013: RAISING STANDARDS IN CATHOLIC SCHOOLS IN THE YEAR OF FAITH. 1. CATHOLIC IDENTITY AND ETHOS • On Tuesday…