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Young people at a Sunrise Ceremony in Pretoria's Freedom Park. South Africa celebrates Youth Day on 16 June.

Young people at a Sunrise Ceremony in Pretoria's Freedom Park. South Africa celebrates Youth Day on 16 June.

SA: New initiative to address youth unemployment

02/06/2017 15:50

An important initiative aimed at addressing and understanding the state of youth unemployment in South Africa has been launched at Don Bosco Educational Centre in Ennerdale, Johannesburg.

 

The Archbishop of Cape Town and President of the SACBC, Stephen Brislin

The Archbishop of Cape Town and President of the SACBC, Stephen Brislin

Archbishop Stephen Brislin’s Easter message

13/04/2017 09:31

In his Easter message to the faithful of Southern Africa, Archbishop Brislin has said the world, and in particular, the people of Southern Africa need to know that Christ “walks with us at all times.”

 

An image of the Year of Mercy icon

An image of the Year of Mercy icon

Abp of Cape Town: Mercy and dialogue

14/11/2016 11:05

The Archbishop of Cape Town, Stephen Brislin talks about the many initiatives that have been taking place in his Archdiocese during this Holy Year of Mercy.

New Superior General of the Missionaries of Mariannhill, Fr Thulani Mbuyisa

New Superior General of the Missionaries of Mariannhill, Fr Thulani Mbuyisa

Missionaries of Mariannhill conclude 16th General Chapter

25/10/2016 14:01

Pope Francis has urged the Congregation of the Missionaries of Mariannhill to continue walking the path of their founder, Abbot Francis Pfanner.

 

A protester is hit in the face by a rubber bullet  as the FeesMustFall protest spills on the streets of Braamfontein in Johannesburg

A protester is hit in the face by a rubber bullet as the FeesMustFall protest spills on the streets of Braamfontein in Johannesburg

S. African Jesuits condemn disruption of dialogue in student protests

20/10/2016 17:03

South African Jesuits have released a statement regarding recent events at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Johannesburg which has been providing a space for dialogue between facilitators of an ongoing standoff between Wits University of Johannesburg and student leaders.

 

Fr Graham Pugin SJ stands before the open gate of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Bramfontein, Johannesburg

Fr Graham Pugin SJ stands before the open gate of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Bramfontein, Johannesburg. Photo by Edward Molopi

The Church in South Africa providing service and ministry in times of trouble

13/10/2016 18:08

Some of you may have seen it splashed across the newspapers of the world: the iconic image of a Catholic priest, nterposing his cassock-clad body between an armoured vehicle and the open gate of a Church-cum-shelter for South African students fleeing dangerous confrontation with police.

12 October 2016 in Johannesburg, South Africa: Students celebrate outside the Hilbrow Magistrate court after the release of 8 of their colleagues

12 October 2016 in Johannesburg, South Africa: Students celebrate outside the Hilbrow Magistrate court after the release of 8 of their colleagues

SA: Jesuit Fr. Graham injured by rubber bullet is recovering

12/10/2016 17:54

As the higher education crisis in South Africa continues, Jesuit Fr. Graham Pugin was Monday injured by a rubber bullet