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Benedict Daswa

Gogo Ipa, the mother of Blessed  Benedict Daswa arrives for the Beatification on 13 September 2015.

Gogo Ipa, the mother of Blessed Benedict Daswa arrives for the Beatification on 13 September 2015.

The Purple envelope making a difference

15/04/2017 18:16

Sr Hermenegild Makoro, CPS, of the Southern African Catholic Bishops' Conference has attributed the success of the annual Lenten Appeal to people’s  generosity.

The faithful at the beatification of Daswa yesterday, 13 September 2015

The faithful at the beatification of Daswa yesteday, 13 September 2015

1 February is the Feast day of Blessed Benedict Daswa

14/09/2015 08:10

Pope Francis has declared 1 February as the feast day of Blessed Benedict Daswa beatified 13 September 2015 in South Africa.  

 

Sr. Sheila with friends in South Africa. Left is a picture of Benedict Daswa

Sr. Sheila with friends in South Africa. On the right is a picture of Benedict Daswa

Australian nun advises South Africa on Benedict Daswa

03/03/2015 09:07

Adelaide Josephite Sister Sheila McCreanor recently returned from the South African province of Limpopo where she has been assisting the Diocese of Tzaneen to promote the cause of Benedict Daswa.

 

Benedict Daswa

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Benedict Daswa: a Saint for South Africa

09/12/2014 13:45

Not many know of the village of Mbahe in a remote Northern area of South Africa. It’s finding a place on the map as “foreigners” cross the dry “veld” North of Polokwane to visit and to pray on the grave of the man who could become South Africa's first Saint.