News and Events
Sample pictures from today’s demonstration outside Parliament in Cape Town. An unprecedented number of people stretched all the way down Plein Street and all the way down Roeland to Buitenkant Street.
Attached please see a response by the SACBC Parliamentary Liaison Office regarding South Africa’s current political condition.
Attached is a statement from the South African Council of Churches (SACC) on the death of Mr Ahmed Kathrada.
Please see attached statement on President Zuma, from the president of the Southern African Bishops’ Conference, Archbishop Stephen Brislin. Also attached is the statement from the SACBC Justice and Peace Department, quoted in the bishops’ statement.
The New Confirmation Programme Roll-out (the first of six) was presented by the Archdiocesan Catechetics Team at St Lawrence Church, Delft on Saturday 1 April 2017. For further information about future roll-outs please call Mark Renaud on 021 462 2417 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Below are some pictures of the programme.
Attached please see the Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference Statement on the Gordhan and Jonas Call Back.
Attached is the Preparatory Document from the Vatican on Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment for the Synod of Bishops’ XV Ordinary General Assembly
A march protesting Human Trafficking took place yesterday 21 March (Human Rights Day) from Keizersgracht Road to the gates of Parliament in Cape Town, where a memorandum was handed over to a representative of Parliament by Mrs Bernadette Kibe, Secretary of the St Anne’s Sodality. Archbishop Stephen Brislin (as well as several priests) also participated in […]
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ARCHBISHOP OF CAPE TOWN