Paparazzi pastors

He walks onto a spotlit stage. Loud music and even louder applause greets his appearance. He is the new face of religion in this country – the flashy pastor. Mokgadi Seabi meets a few of South Africa’s new celebrity pastors. Each Sunday when Pastor Ray McCauley steps on stage, the…

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About Us | Child Evangelism Fellowship – Warrenton, Missouri

Child Evangelism Fellowship is a Bible-centered organization composed of born-again believers whose purpose is to evangelize boys and girls with the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ and to establish disciple them in the Word of God and in a local church for Christian living. CEF has many different ministries…

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History of the Church – The Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference

The history of the Catholic Church in Southern Africa begins with the arrival of Bartholomew Diaz at Walvis Bay on 8th December 1487. He appropriately called it the gulf of Santa Maria de Conceicao. The first Mass, celebrated perhaps in late December 1487 or early January 1488, was celebrated on…

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Tutu says South Africans, churches have lost their way | News | National | Mail & Guardian

Most South Africans were still in the equivalent of the biblical wilderness, Anglican Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu said on Tuesday. Most South Africans were still in the equivalent of the biblical wilderness, Anglican Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu said on Tuesday, his 77th birthday. And those who had “crossed the Jordan”…

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Churches take issue with Zuma comments | News | Mail & Guardian

The SA Council of Churches hopes to meet President Jacob Zuma over his “problematic” statement that a vote for the ANC will get people into heaven. The South African Council of Churches (SACC) is hoping to meet President Jacob Zuma over his “problematic” statement that a vote for the African…

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DOES OUR CHURCH NEED TO REGISTER? – South African Council of Churches (SACC)

 DOES OUR CHURCH NEED TO REGISTER? From time to time, churches approach the South African Council of Churches (SACC) to ask for help in “registering”. The SACC is the facilitating body for a fellowship of 25 Christian denominations committed to ecumenical cooperation. Any church or institution that confesses the Triune…

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South African Council of Churches – Members

  African Catholic Church2.         African Methodist Episcopal Church3.         Anglican Church of Southern Africa 4.         Apostolic Faith Mission of South Africa 5.         Baptist Convention 6.         Coptic Orthodox Church 7.         Council of African Instituted Churches 8.         Dutch Reformed Church (Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk) 9.         Ethiopian Episcopal Church 10.       Evangelical Church in South Africa 11.       Evangelical Lutheran Church in Southern Africa 12.       Evangelical…

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Desmond Tutu – Biographical

Bishop Desmond Tutu was born in 1931 in Klerksdorp, Transvaal. His father was a teacher, and he himself was educated at Johannesburg Bantu High School. After leaving school he trained first as a teacher at Pretoria Bantu Normal College and in 1954 he graduated from the University of South Africa.…

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