Lenten Reflections-Holy Week

  SUNDAY 9 APRIL   Scripture:                       Philippians 2: 6 – 11                               Reflection The holiest week in the Church’s year begins today. While it is called ‘Holy Week’ it is meant to be a holy week for us. Will it be for you? This week reveals God’s immense and immeasurable love for us – […]

President Zuma’s Decision to reshuffle Cabinet  

The Jesuit Institute South Africa has noted the President’s decision to reshuffle his cabinet. While we recognise that this is the President’s constitutional prerogative, we must nonetheless note our concern at the reshuffle and the manner in which it was done. While we recognise that the Constitution grants the President tremendous power, we are compelled […]

Cabinet Reshuffle – Response

CONTINUED UNCERTAINTIES AROUND TREASURY ARE A CAUSE FOR CONCERN Bishop Gabuza has said that replacement of the finance minister is a cause for concern. “Despite the government’s rhetoric around radical economic transformation, it is evident that uncertainties around the treasury, as well as continued political uncertainties, are not in the interest of the economy and […]

Lenten Reflections-Week 5

SUNDAY 2 APRIL Its worth reading the full text of today’s scripture as you probably heard the shortened version at Mass  Scripture:                       John 11: 1 – 45                  Reflection Death is an inevitable reality. We choose not to think about it too often because we need to get on with living life – and living it […]