News and Events

Launch of new Ecclesia season at Springfield

Below are some pics of the launch of our new Ecclesia season: Brave New Church, held at Springfield Convent, Wynberg on Saturday 30th August 2014. After registration at 08.30 the day began with a brief introduction to the structure of the day, an opening liturgy (with liturgical dancers), and an introduction to the new season by […]

Let a Thousand Flowers Bloom

by Raymond Perrier. It’s a bit unusual to start these weekly commentaries with a quote from the Communist leader Mao Tse Tung.  But it seemed appropriate since in these weeks – for those of you who live in cities and have not noticed – South Africa is entering into springtime and soon, all across the […]

Archdiocesan Pastoral Council meeting

Below are some pictures taken at the Archdiocesan Pastoral Council meeting held at Christ the King, Pinelands on Saturday 16th August 2014 ECCLESIA BRAVE NEW CHURCH MATERIALS We have received our Ecclesia Materials which you may now order and collect COD from our offices from Wed 20 Aug.DVD Pack                  R50 […]

Welcome to the Archdiocese of Cape Town.

Archbishop StephenAs the Archbishop of the Mother City of South Africa, of the first ecclesiastical territory to be established in Southern Africa (1818), I welcome you to this website.

It is my hope that it will inform you and provide you with any information you may require regarding this segment of the Catholic Church.

We also provide links with other websites which might interest you. If you require any information not included here, email us and we will do what we can to help.

If you have discovered this page by accident, you are especially welcome and I hope you will find it of some value and maybe help you to understand how the Catholic Church in Cape Town is trying to serve the community and so bring it closer to the Lord.

With my very sincere and best wishes

+Stephen Brislin