The Rio+20 conference on Sustainable Development ended with the formal adoption of a 50 page document entitled ‘The future we want,’ which gives a thorough overview of the varied and urgent challenges the global community faces. It is unequivocal on poverty, environmental degradation and climate change. But, much of this text is a restatement […]
The Nazareth Sisters and their manager Mr Chris Pretorius invited the priests of the greater Durban area for dinner on the 20th June 2012. Their purpose was to inform the clergy that Nazareth House continues to care for the elderly and infirm in a loving, caring way as they have done for over a centuary […]
Education for Life “Info Day” Saturday 7 July 2012 Venue: St Anthony’s Church, Centenary Road, Durban Time: 09h00 – 12h00 Past participants, Parish Youth Leaders and those wanting to volunteer are invited to attend. For further details call Mark Naicker 031 303 1417. Education for Life “Bandcamp” Are you interested in improving your abilities […]
It is not difficult to arrive at the conclusion that there does exist a real connection between last Sundays scriptures and this weeks extracts. Let us make words from THIS SUNDAYS PSALM [122 or 123] an anchor. “like the eyes of slaves on the hands of their lords … like the eyes of a […]
On 17 June 2012 at St Joan of Arc Parish in Pietermaritzburg, we celebrated the patronal feast of the parish, and commissioned the various ministries in the parish. The Synod Implementation Team saw this commissioning as the implementing of the Synod exhortation to evangelise – Evangelization. During the joyful celebration of the Eucharist, many older […]
Bishop Barry turned 70 on 13th June 2012, and celebrated this milestone with Cardinal Napier and the chancery staff on June 20th. This lunch with the staff ended a week of celebrations for the Bishop. On behalf of the Archdiocese, the Cardinal wished Bishop Barry and thanked him for his many years of faithful service to the People of God.