Johannesburg

Jesus among the homeless at Holy Trinity Church, Braamfontein
The Homeless Jesus sculpture is to be unveiled at a Jesuit church in South Africa next week. The ceremony at Holy Trinity Church in Braamfontein, Johannesburg, will be attended by many homeless people who regularly attend Monday evening activities at the church.The “Homeless Jesus” is a work by Canadian sculptor Timothy P Schmalz and is a visual representation of Matthew 25, suggesting that Christ is with the most marginalized in our society. It portrays the Christ figure on a...
A new website for the Jesuits in South Africa
The Jesuits in South Africa have launched their new website to enable visitors to find out more about their way of life and the ministries in which they are engaged. At present, there are two Jesuit communities in South Africa: one in Johannesburg and the other in Cape Town. And while this is where they are based, they are often invited to other parts of the country, whether to offer spirituality training, direct retreats, teach a course in a school or university or to offer support to...