Pastoral Development

CPD (Centre for Pastoral Development)

The Centre for Pastoral Development (CPD) exists to help develop catecheticsyouth, marriage and family life and ministries within the Archdiocese of Cape Town. An important part of the work of the CPD involves developing these ministries among Xhosa and Sesotho speaking Catholics.

Download schedules and materials for: CATECHETICS ; MARRIAGE & FAMILY ; MINISTRIESYOUTH

Episcopal Vicar for Pastoral Development: Fr Zane Godwin. Email:

Consultant: Mgr Andrew Borello

Catechetical Development Office & Spred
Co-ordinator: Mr Mark Renaud. Email:

Marriage and Family
Fr Dominic Helmboldt. Email:

Xhosa and Sesotho Apostolate
Fr Nkululeko Qokolo. Email:

Youth Development Office
Episcopal Vicar for Youth: Fr Emmanuel Siljeur.
Tel: 021 697 1420. Email:

Co-ordinator: Ms Dominique Yon
Tel: 072 650 2119. Email:
Youth Chaplaincy Website:

Catholic Youth Network
Co-ordinated by the Youth Chaplaincy team. Tel: 072 650 2119. Email: Members: Life Teen, Catholic Schools’ Office, Edmund Rice Justice Desk, St Kizito Children’s Programme, Education for Life, Schoenstatt Girls’ Youth, Catechetics Team, Alpha Youth, Kolping Society of South Africa, Edmund Rice Camps, Salesian Institute Youth Projects, Mission Team.