Defending Nelson Mandela’s legacy

  By Abp Thabo Makgoba 18 July 2018 As the world marks what would have been Nelson Mandela’s 100th birthday, the Archbishop of Cape Town, Thabo Makgoba, looks back on his achievements and the example it gives to people today. Today we celebrate the 100th anniversary of Madiba’s birth. As Christians, we know that our … Continue reading “Defending Nelson Mandela’s legacy”

Anglican Communion Safe Church Network meets in South Africa

The Anglican Communion Safe Church Network, formerly the Safe Church Commission, met in May 2018 in George, South Africa to continue its discussions on how to promote the safety of people within churches of the Anglican Communion around the world. Canadian social worker Mary Wells is a member of the commission. Learn more about the … Continue reading “Anglican Communion Safe Church Network meets in South Africa”

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”