• South African bishop says Church must tackle xenophobia

    South African bishop says Church must tackle xenophobia

    • Sep 19, 2019

    Bishop Victor Hlolo Phalana of Klerksdorp, the chair of the social action department of the Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference (SACBC), blames the violence on the “xenophobic populism” promoted by some politicians.

  • South African Council of Churches calls for dissolution of parliament

    South African Council of Churches calls for dissolution of parliament

    • Jun 13, 2017

    The South African Council of Churches has called for the dissolving of parliament and new general elections after a panel found severe corruption in government. In a statement the council said that members of parliament display “complete moral bankruptcy in the execution of their responsibilities in upholding the laws of the land.”