TWENTY NINTH SUNDAY – October, 21

In times of pain, suffering, shame, disappointment, distress, failure and any other of life’s difficult and stressful times and moments we would do well to keep TODAY’S NEW TESTAMENT READING [HEBREWS 4: 14 – 16] clearly in mind. These few verses have been a regular ‘lifesaver’ for me – and I have frequently referred others […]

SACBC JUSTICE AND PEACE COMMISSION DECRIES POOR REPRESENTATION OF WOMEN AND UNEMPLOYED YOUTH AT THE JOB SUMMIT

Bishop Gabuza, the president of SACBC Justice and Peace commission, has called on the president to consider broader representation in the next job summit which is scheduled for next year. He said that “generally, we are happy with the resolutions of the summit. At the same time, we believe that the summit could have achieved […]

TWENTY EIGHTH SUNDAY – October, 14

‘Fools rush in where angels fear to tread’. These words have become a standard English proverb. They originate in the poem Essay on Criticism by Alexander Pope way back in the early 1700’s. I quote them here as a background for TODAY’S OLD TESTAMENT READING [WISDOM 7: 7 – 11]. Understanding comes to us through […]