Isipho the Gift – Our Gift Back to Blessed JP 2

by Andrina Moodley The canonization of Blessed John Paul the Great is causing great excitement in the church. Not only because it is a mere 8 years after his death, but also because of his significant popularity with the youth….

DITABA No. 14 – January 10, 2014

DITABA No. 14 – January 10, 2014

Happy New Year to all! I hope you got my letter reflecting on Pope Francis’ recent exhortation.  People can get a copy of the Pope’s letter on the internet or you can buy it at the Paulines’ for R40 it’s…

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