The Thought for the Day

Human life is guided and influenced in various ways. Amidst social, cultural, political, moral and religious norms,

obligations and influences to human life, how do one maintain the balance needed and remain faithful to God’s will.


Lord Jesus, we thank you for the word that has enabled us to understand better the will of the Father. May your spirit

enlighten our actions and grant us the strength to practice that which your word has revealed to us. We make our prayers through Christ our Lord.

 The Divine Office – Week II




                 Collections             R4 137.77    Planned Giving      R4 969.00

                 Southern Cross      R      80.00

                                                   Thank you most sincerely for your generousity!

2) Pease  be informed that there will be no morning confession on 8th September.

3) IN THE SOUTHERN CROSS—Slattery: Pope’s Letter is a heartfelt cry, SA Child      Author an inspiration, Victims hurt by fellow Catholics actions,

The Serach to Define Truth, Sainthood of Sr Reinolda May. Editorial— Prayers of the Faithful.


The Banns of Marriage

15 September at 12h00   Moses Bakasa & Shelly Rumbidzai            Convalidation

21 September at 16h00 André Dietrichsen & Lee-Anne Fredericks

20 October at 14h00 Garth Smith & Natalie Choto

20 October at 15h00 Nicholas Hayes & Stephanie Joubert

02 November at 14h30 Alberto-Maria Bernadi & Sonia Ramautar  Convalidation

03 November at 12h00 David Madlala & Jodi Gordon

24 November at 11h00 Miles Arendse & Candice Cornelissen

24 November at 12h00 Brendan Shunmugan & Lauren Page



20th Aug – 21st Sept       Father Rohan on his annual leave.

01st September                     World day of  prayer for the care of the creation.

02nd September                    SACRAMENT OF BAPTISM at the 10h00 Holy Mass.

02nd September                   Zimbabwean Community will be celebrating Holy Mass at 11h45 in Shona. All are most welcome to attend.

03rd –12th September          Father Celestine will be away attending the Annual Gathering of Recently Ordained Priests (AGROP) in Port Elizabeth.

08th September                    The Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Birthday of Our Lady).

14th September                      Exaltation of the Holy Cross.

16th September                      Concert to be hosted by Jeremy Quickfall  at 15h00 entrance ticket is R50.

15th September                      Sacristan Training at St Raphael’s, Khayelitsha at 12:30hr. Please call Monwabisi on 021 462 2417  should you require further info

24th September                      Heritage Day: Public Holiday.

24th September                      Archbishop Brislin’s birthday.

30th September                      Priests’ Providence Fund Collection.


The SVP would like to thank all parishioners for there generosity and appreciate their on going support , which able us to help the poor

and a to the Nigerian Community for their offering at the Thanksgiving Mass. We are also in need of non perishable foods, clothes, toiletries and Blankets.




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