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Passion Sunday 2020

Passion Sunday 2020

O   “Why are you afraid? Have you no faith”? from a post by Fr. Robert Spitzer,  https://magiscenter.com This past Friday the Holy Father delivered a message based on the gospel narrative that has the Apostles fearing for their lives in stormy seas and Jesus sleeping...

Coronavirus Lockdown Resources

Coronavirus Lockdown Resources

Letter from Fr Tony Nunes  Letter from ArchBishop Buti Tlhagale LINK 5th Sunday Lent Bulletin 5th Sunday Lent Sunday Mass The Jesuit Institute will broadcast a Sunday Mass at 9 am on Sunday for all those who do not have a mass available to them due to suspensions. The...

4th Sunday Lent Year A

4th Sunday Lent Year A

Implementation of National State of Disaster at Our Lady of the Wayside, Maryvale In accordance with the decisions stated by the Honourable State President on Sunday 25 March 2020 and further recommendations made by the South African Catholic Bishops Conference and...

3rd Sunday Lent Year A

3rd Sunday Lent Year A

40 Ways to Get More Out of Lent Lent is supposed to be a season of a successful journey through the desert of penance to a new land and a new, deeper intimacy with God. But often, we find ourselves falling back on the same old pathways. The journey through the desert...

2nd Sunday of Lent Yr A

2nd Sunday of Lent Yr A

Unplanned will be shown at Rosebank Mall Cinema Nouveau from 6-12 March As one of the youngest Planned Parenthood clinic directors in the nation, Abby Johnson was involved in upwards of 22,000 abortions and counseled countless women on their reproductive choices. Her...

1st Sunday of Lent Yr A

1st Sunday of Lent Yr A

 Anyone who would like to have free access to Bishop Barron's Word on Fire videos for the period of Lent must please email Ann on [email protected] with your Name, email address and cell number Pope at Audience: ‘disconnect from TV, smart phones and connect to the...

2020- 7th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year A

2020- 7th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year A

  In Lent we are called to fast—but do we fast well? Taken from FR RALPH DE HAHN reflects on the pitfalls and the graces of fasting. Southern Cross Feb 19 to Feb 25 2020  The prophet Isaiah is deeply grieved when he condemns the outward display of fasting among...

6th Sunday in Ordinary Time Yr A

6th Sunday in Ordinary Time Yr A

  Why Pope Francis Says ‘NO’ to Married Priests? Read the Exhortation. http://www.vatican.va/content/francesco/en/apost_exhortations/documents/papa-francesco_esortazione-ap_20200202_querida-amazonia.html Extracts from: POST-SYNODAL APOSTOLIC EXHORTATION QUERIDA...

5th Sunday in Ordinary Time 2020

5th Sunday in Ordinary Time 2020

Salt and Light What are the differences between the leader and the follower? When does a follower lead? The path to leadership is a hard one. True leaders are committed to a goal or a cause. They are also willing to sacrifice time, talent, and treasure for their...

2020 Presentation of the Lord Year A

2020 Presentation of the Lord Year A

  It is not too late to join in the experience of Alpha.  Come to the Church Hall from 7pm to 9pm on Tuesday 4 February for Week 1 - Who is Jesus?  Do come along - alone or with friends.   The Feast of the Presentation of the Lord The Lord Jesus Christ, forty...

2020 3rd Sunday Ordinary Time

2020 3rd Sunday Ordinary Time

  SACBC Launches a New Pastoral Plan to respond to the needs of our time The Catholic Church in Southern Africa will launch its new pastoral plan at Regina Mundi Catholic Church in Soweto on the 26th January 2020. The theme of this pastoral plan is “Evangelising...

2020 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year A

2020 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year A

  Keep Moving! by Matthew Charlesworth SJ All around the country this week, matric students have been receiving their results. This is a time of joy and jubilation for many; but it may also be a time of anxiety, worry and disappointment for many more. There will...