DITABA No. 19 – 31 January 2014 – 5 April 2015

DITABA No. 19 – 31 January 2014 – 5 April 2015

1. Congratulations to Bishop Victor Phalana on his consecration as Bishop of Klerksdorp. It was wonderful to see so many people from Pretoria supporting Fr. Victor by their attendance at the ceremony. We congratulate Fr. Ndumiso Khumalo who was ordained…

A Reminder that Saints Walk Among Us

A Reminder that Saints Walk Among Us

Twenty-five years ago in Venda, a man died for his beliefs at the hands of a vicious mob. Now he is poised to become South Africa’s first saint.

DITABA No. 18 – November 2014

A. FORTHCOMING EVENTS DATE ACTIVITY Nov 1 Confirmation St. Pius X Nov 2 Confirmation at Montana Nov 4 Clergy Get together Santa Sophia Nov 5 Interview for Candidates for the SeminaryInterview team Fr. Hlaledi (Vocation Director), Fr. Robert and Fr….

Ekhanya September 2014

Ekhanya September 2014

1. Bishops Media Workshop: A Great Success. 17 bishops, 4 representatives of bishops and the SACBC General Secretariat celebrated Communications Sunday with a Media Workshop facilitated by a strong Vatican media team at Lumko, Benoni from 2nd-4th September. The participants…

Benedict Daswa: A Step Closer To Canonisation

Benedict Daswa: A Step Closer To Canonisation

A group of theologians tasked to review the life of the Servant of God, Benedict Daswa, voted unanimously that he can be named a martyr and be beatified.  The matter will now be discussed by the Cardinals and bishops of…

DITABA No.17 – August 2014

1. Personnel. We remember in prayer Deacon Leopeng who passed away in the parish of Marapyane during July. He was a very popular deacon and catechist who gave dedicated service to the Church. May he rest in peace. We send…