The Inter-Regional Meeting of Bishops of Southern Africa (IMBISA) is preparing to celebrate its 13th Plenary Assembly from 22 to 27 September 2022 in Windhoek, Namibia. The theme is: Building forward together-Reimagining the Church's...
Fr. Pako Gabriel Rantutu, Diocese of Gaborone, Botswana.
A call to humility (Luke 14: 1, 7-14)
The first verse (14:1) in today’s gospel gives the setting of the story. After an interlude in which Luke narrates...
Father José Joaquim, MCCJ, Mozambique
LISTENING WITH AN OPEN MIND AND HEART: THE CONTRIBUTION OF THE AFRICAN PALAVER TO THE PROCESS OF PREPARING THE SYNOD ON SYNODALITY
First, I would like to applaud this initiative of...
Fr. Dumisani Vilakati, Diocese of Manzini, Eswatini.
Luke 12: 32-48
The gospel continues the thread of last Sunday’s gospel (18th) with a particular focus on what constitutes the real treasure. This time the real treasure is...
By Fr. Michael Seheri, Johannesburg, South Africa
18th Sunday-Year C
We are called to avoid excessive attachments to earthly pleasures and desires
All the three readings of this Sunday give us one crucial message, namely: we are...
IMBISA Standing Committee, Bishops, Priests, General Secretaries, Theologians, Religious, Brothers and Sisters, and People of God!
The IMBISA Secretariat invites Cardinals, Bishops, Priests, Religious men and women, Deacons, Theologians, thinkers from other fields, Seminarians, people...
Fr. Enrico Parry, Diocese of Oudsthoorn, South Africa
Let us pray
If Jesus were in his element, He could have responded to the disciples' teach-us-to-pray request, "You mean to say I have been praying all this...
THE FELLOW TRAVELERS
Borders, Migrations and Identities: foreigners or tourists? By. Sr. Ester Lucas Maria
In the context of the reflection proposed by the Holy Father for The Synod 2023: “For a Synodal Church: communion, participation...
Homily for the 14th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year - C, (3rd July, 2022)
“Tell them: The Kingdom of God is close to you”.
Fr. Siby Kuriakose, Kavattu CMI
St. Charles Lwanga Seminary
Today the 14th Sunday...
Fr. Dumisani Vilakati, Diocese of Manzini, Eswatini
Sunday, 26 June 2022
The readings emphasise the importance of a radical embrace of a vocation. Each one of us has a vocation from God which s/he must nurture...