Raisethorpe Parish – New Church in Copesville Informal Settlement The parish of Our Lady of Health of Vailanganni in Raisethorpe, recently held an induction ceremony of their new parish priest, Father Alfred Igwebuike CMM. At the induction Bishop Barry Wood OMI, officially welcomed and introduced Father Alfred to the church members and community. Raisethorpe parish […]
– 26 August 2012 Bible Sunday is an annual event dedicated to celebrating the wonderful gift of the Bible. It has been endorsed by the Catholic Bishops Conference as well as Cardinal Wilfrid Napier. You can join in celebrating Bible Sunday by: Praying for the Biblical Apostolate in South Africa Using the Catechetical resources provided […]
Retrouvaille Durban is presenting the last program of the year for struggling marriages, on 14/16 September. Interested couples and priests may contact Steve and Sandra Conway on 0828 500 500, or firstname.lastname@example.org. Retrouvaille has helped nearly 6000 couples around the world this last year to start afresh and build new marriages.
This was the first time the Refugee Pastoral Care arranged a retreat for refugees led by the Bishop. Bishop Barry’s theme was relationships – relationship with oneself, with one another and with God. He emphasized the need to be at peace with oneself in order to be at peace with others. It is only when […]
Care • Education • Community Ukunakekela • Imfundo • Umphakathi Emmanuel Cathedral, Denis Hurley Street, Durban 4001, South Africa MAJOR SOUTH AFRICAN GRANTS July was an exciting month for the Denis Hurley Centre with three major donations confirmed. The biggest of these was from the Afrisun Community Development Trust who have committed R2M for the clinic. […]
The Diocesan Education for Life program and the Bandcamp Team held a music camp on 21 July 2012 at the Parish of the Blessed Sacrament in Virginia. This was the first time that a band camp was held in the Archdiocese of Durban. The day was filled with talks by various guest speakers on topics […]