The CAUSE of Servant of God Benedict Daswa

The CAUSE of Servant of God Benedict Daswa

Dear Brother Bishops Blessings of peace and courage for this new year in the Lord Jesus. Re:Prayer Vigil for the Cause of Servant of God Benedict Daswa at Mater Dei Pastoral Centre near Mokopane in the Diocese of Polokwane beginning…

Patients admitted in hospitals

Hospital Ministry Office here at the Chancery about parishioners of your parish when they are admitted in hospitals around the City of Tshwane. On admission they should specify their religion as Roman Catholic and not as Christian. They also have…

“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…

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)…

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…