Archbishop of Cape Town marks anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s first speech as a free man

Posted on: February 13, 2018 The spot at Bishopcourt – the official residence of the Archbishops of Cape Town – where Nelson Mandela first addressed the world’s media as a freeman, has been marked with a commemorative plaque. Nelson Mandela was released from prison after 27 years of captivity on 11 February 1990. He spent … Continue reading “Archbishop of Cape Town marks anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s first speech as a free man”

Young Anglicans in South Africa create garden on ‘Mandela Day’

Posted on: July 19, 2017 Photo Credit: GreenAnglicans Young people from a parish in a suburb of Cape Town have cultivated a garden at their church as a way of remembering Nelson Mandela on what was his birthday, July 18th. Nelson Mandela International Day commemorates the lifetime of service Nelson Mandela gave to South Africa … Continue reading “Young Anglicans in South Africa create garden on ‘Mandela Day’”

Latest edition of Anglican World : Archbishop Thabo reflects on ministering to Madiba

Posted on: June 30, 2017 Photo Credit: ACNS The Archbishop of Cape Town has been telling Anglican World magazine how his faith was deepened – by the memorable experience of ministering to Nelson Mandela, in the last few years of the former president’s life. Archbishop Thabo Makgoba is bringing out a book on this shortly … Continue reading “Latest edition of Anglican World : Archbishop Thabo reflects on ministering to Madiba”