Evening Prayer, Cathedral, Cape Town This year 2013,as we know, was designated by Pope Benedict XVI as a Year of Faith. The quotation chosen for the Year of Faith was from the Acts of the Apostles: Chapter 14, verse 27, it states “They called the church together, and reported what God had done with them, and how he had […]
WELCOME: On 7 September 1863 the mail vessel “Saxon” sailed slowly into Table Bay – the realization of Bishop Patrick Raymund Griffith’s dream. History was in the making as the first six Irish Dominican Sisters stepped ashore in South Africa. They had responded to an appeal of Bishop Grimley, the second Vicar Apostolic of the Colony, for help in the field […]
Day three of celebrations consisted of school mass where children from 23 schools participated. The celebrant was Archbishop Stephen Brislin and Fr Hugh O’Connor, Vicar for Catholic Education preached the homily.