ADVENT SUNDAY ONE – Year A – 01 December

The icon (displayed on our front page) for Matthew’s version of the Gospel is often referred to as the ‘human angel’. It follows, then, that the overall focus which should be borne in mind all through this liturgical cycle is the integration of both ‘body’ and soul’. There is no dualism – no separation of […]

CHRIST THE KING – Year C – 24 November

If one surveys the stable and peaceful democratic nations of the world it would appear that, on the whole, those countries governed through a constitutional monarchy seem to be the most stable and generally contented. I suspect this phenomenon contains a hidden but relevant message for us Christian folk who are the People of God. […]

DHC Update: November 2013

DHC Update: November 2013

POLISH AWARD The Denis Hurley Centre recently received the prestigious Sergio Vieira de Mello Award from the Villa Decius Association in Krakow, Poland, in recognition of our “advancing the peaceful coexistence of societies, religions and cultures.” We were nominated by the former Polish Ambassador to South Africa, Mr Marcin Kubiak, now Deputy Minister of Rural […]