Social Action

Bishop Gabuza Calls on President Ramaphosa for More Representation in the Next Job Summit

Posted by on October 8, 2018 at 8:59 am

GRASSROOT VOICES OF UNEMPLOYED YOUTH AND WOMEN MISSING FROM THE JOB SUMMIT Bishop Gabuza, the president of SACBC Justice and Peace commission, has called on the president to consider broader representation in the next job summit which is scheduled for next year. Read more…

SACBC Justice and Peace Appeals to Nhlanhla Nene to Resign from Public Office

Posted by on October 8, 2018 at 8:38 am

SACBC JUSTICE AND PEACE COMMISSION TO MR NENE–YOUR PUBLIC APOLOGY SHOULD BE ACCOMPANIED BY ACTION AIMED AT RESTORATION OF PUBLIC TRUST IN THE TREASURY SACBC Justice and Peace Commission applauds the courage of Mr.Nene to present himself to the Zondo Commission. We thank him for disclosing a number of issues that we always suspected about more »

The Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors’ Call to Prevent More Abuses in the Church

Posted by on September 21, 2018 at 11:21 am

The Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors concludes Plenary Assembly The 9th ordinary Plenary Assembly of the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors took place in Rome from September 7 to 9, 2018. Read More….

Ikhanya Newsletter: Catholic Church Weekly Activities

Posted by on September 7, 2018 at 10:48 am

  SACBC Briefing 07-09-2018 Caritas South Africa is a little baby of Southern Africa Catholic Bishops’ Conference (SACBC). It has been endorsed by SACBC Bishops to be an umbrella body for all welfare and charity activities of the Catholic Church in South Africa, Botswana and Swaziland. From 3 – 7 September 2018, the first Caritas South more »

Catholic Church Condemns Xenophobic Attacks Against Foreign Nationals

Posted by on September 6, 2018 at 10:41 pm

The Chairperson of the Office of Migrants & Refugees, at the Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference (SACBC), Archbishop Buti Tlhagale has condemned strongly, the recent attacks on foreign nationals that occurred recently in Soweto and Zeerust. “Once again, we had to see media images of well dressed, well fed South Africans looting foreign owned shops, more »