Tag Archives: Cape Town

And Here Comes The Rain…

Tonight. Brrr.    

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RIP Archbishop Lawrence Henry

eNCA: Catholic Archbishop Emeritus Lawrence Henry has died, the Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference announced. Archbishop Henry died on Tuesday night. According to the SACBC website, he had been diagnosed with cancer the previous day. He served as the Catholic … Continue reading

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Girl (10) Kills Mom with Air Rifle Brother Got for Christmas

Christmas gone wrong. Cape Town – A 10-year-old girl accidentally shot and killed her mother with an air rifle her brother got as a Christmas present, Beeld reported on Friday. The 45-year-old woman died in a Cape Town hospital on … Continue reading

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More Driving Photos

And yes, one may be forgiven for thinking this is Germany. I took these a little earlier…Winter in Africa:   #CapeTownWeather  

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Driving…

To visit my folks after Church today.   #CapeTownWeather  

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Another Police Officer Killed

In Hout Bay, Cape Town: A police officer had been shot dead and another injured in Hout Bay, Western Cape police said on Saturday. “A 26-year-old female constable died on the scene while her 27-year-old colleague was seriously injured in … Continue reading

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Cape Town Metro Policeman Killed

EWN: CAPE TOWN – Mayor Patricia de Lille on Thursday visited the family of a metro police officer who was gunned down in Khayelitsha on Wednesday – the day of his wife’s birthday. Mpumelelo Xakekile was shot at by two men … Continue reading

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Back from Fire & Rescue Chaplaincy Training

We had some practical training this morning… A refresher for some. I took some pics with the phone to share.

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Urbanisation and the Catholic Archdiocese of Cape Town

Some population dynamics in Cape Town (where I stay) via The Southern Cross. The Catholic Archdiocese of Cape Town occupies an area of 30 842 square kms, but almost 90% of the population in this area live in the Cape … Continue reading

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Priest in Brutal Attack Left for Dead

Right here in Cape Town! A Constantia priest was brutally attacked after Sunday service and left for dead, locked in the church’s strongroom – and was only found on Monday morning when the church secretary arrived for work. The attackers tried to … Continue reading

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