Past students say farewell to old school building

Past students say farewell to old school building

              Past students of St Augustine’s Primary School, formerly housed in what is now the Parish Centre at Emmanuel Cathedral, Durban, will have an opportunity to say farewell to their old school, before it is demolished to make way for the new Denis Hurley Centre. On 16 August, Cardinal […]

Body and Blood of Christ – Year B – 10 June

The Ordinary Time of the Liturgical Year began on the Monday after Pentecost. It is helpful to accept that last week’s celebration of Trinity Sunday, and this week’s feast of the Body and Blood of Christ are, by default, the 9th and 10th Sundays in ordinary time. {We can add to this information the point […]

WINTER LIVING THEOLOGY 2012

WINTER LIVING THEOLOGY 2012

THE AFRICAN CHURCH & CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN REALITY with Rev Dr Laurenti Magesa A 3-day course for priests, religious and interested lay people to deepen understanding of being Church in Africa in the spirit of Vatican II. Fr Magesa will be offering a thorough reflection on the post-Vatican II African Catholic Church.  In particular he will be looking […]

TRINITY SUNDAY- Year B – 03 June

The structure and sequenceof our liturgical year, in itself, teach a basic lesson. So, we have completed our celebration of the Resurrection, the absolutely basic Christian mystery (without resurrection we do not exist as Christians – as Paul tells us we would be “the most foolish of people”). Then we celebrated our entrance (under the […]

Diocesan Youth Fiesta

Diocesan Youth Fiesta

  The Youth Commission of the Archdiocese of Durban held its 7th Diocesan Youth Fiesta at St Anthony Parish in Durban on Saturday 12thMay 2012 from 09h00 to 15h00. The main aim of the Fiesta is to educate and bring awareness to young people ‘the Catholic way’.  About 650 young people attended. The day involved Scripture, Liturgy, Praise, Worship, Adoration, etc.  Sessions […]

Preparing for Pentecost

Preparing for Pentecost

Holy Spirit Novena NOVENA  TO  THE  HOLY  SPIRIT  FOR  THE  SEVEN GIFTS This Novena is to be said on the nine days leading up to Pentecost Sunday.  It needs to be said after serious thought and reflection on whether you really want the Holy Spirit to empower you through these gifts. The format is as […]