Violence against a Clinic

by Bishop José Luis IMC

“On Wednesday 15 March 2023 we woke up to the news that – once again – Our Lady of Sorrows Clinic had been vandalized during the night by a group of people. The same was experienced just a few months’ ago, on the night of 26 November 2022. Twice in just a few months.”

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At the beginning of the new year 2023

by Bp José Luis IMC

(A reflection on Pope Francis 2023 message for peace prepared for our diocesan podcast service)

Livi laba yinyama!

Not sure you are aware, but in the Catholic Church, every year on January 1 which is the feast of Mary Mother of God, we dedicate that very first day of the year to pray for peace.

The Pope issues a message encouraging our prayer and helping us reflect on a special dimension of peace. Continue reading “At the beginning of the new year 2023”

Bishop’s statement on violence

“I am offering you life or death,
blessing or curse”
(Dt 30: 19)

“God’s familiar words in the book of Deuteronomy calls us to choose between life and death. Even more, God invites his people to: “choose life, then, so that you and your descendants may live” (Dt 30:19).

Unfortunately, in eSwatini, it is becoming more and more clear that our choice is death.” Continue reading “Bishop’s statement on violence”