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…

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…

Archdiocsesan Newsletter: 29 June 2013

Archdiocsesan Newsletter: 29 June 2013

Ditaba No.11 1. The Winter Living Theology this year will take place at the Pauline Centre Kensington.  The dates are Tuesday 16th to Thursday 18th July 2013.  Theme: Faith and Reason.  Lecturer – Father John Moffatt.  All priests are encouraged…

Archdiocesan Newsletter: 10 May 2013

Archdiocesan Newsletter: 10 May 2013

Ditaba No.10 The Archbishop will lead the Southern Cross to the Holy Land and will be away from the 11th to 25th May. We wish Archbishop Emeritus George Daniel every blessing as he celebrates his 80th birthday on April 23rd…

The Final Mass

The Final Mass

Be strong and stand firm (The reading is Joshua 1 verses 1-9) In this chapter of Joshua we see the young man facing a tremendous task. Moses has died on the mountain. The people have arrived at the boarder of…

Living a Diocesan Vocation

Living a Diocesan Vocation

2Timothy 1 verses 6-14 There is an old legend which speaks of Jesus returning to Heaven and meeting there with the Arch Angel Gabriel. Gabriel sees the wounds on the hands and feet and side of Jesus. He remembers what…

Mary, Our Mother

Mary, Our Mother

Luke 1 v 39-45 In the centre of Europe on the boarder between three countries, Austria, Germany and Switzerland there is a lake called Lake Constant. On that lake there is an Island and on the Island there is an…