Culture

Bulls vs Stormers

I stay in Cape Town – deep Stormers territory. But I’m a Blue Bull supporter. They’re from up north, Pretoria. Someone kindly sponsored me some tickets, so I’m off to the game!

Needless to say, blogging will be lite today.

I haven’t been to a game at Newlands in, say, well over 20 years now. Rather looking forward to it!

Should be packed.

Go Bulls!

 

Church

Pope Francis’s Vatican Parking Inspection

Checking what cars are driven:

Inspection – The Pope declared war on the Vatican’s luxury cars.  First, he attacked wastefulness, underscoring that “it bothers me when I see a priest or a sister with a brand new car”.  Then, a few days later, he put into practice what he had stated during a meeting with seminarians: on Wednesday he made an inspection of the Vatican parking lot.  It isn’t the first time – already in the past days Pope Francis, on his way to lunch with a cardinal friend, visited the place where some cardinals usually park their cars…

Fr Z has the rest.