God Edition 2017

The church’s role is to be political

Theology must be put into practice and the church should not be afraid to dirty its hands.

High cost of hajj excludes many in SA

The falling rand and profit-driven tour operators force many Muslims to abandon pilgrimage plans

Christ and capitalism reconciled

The Rivers Church’s coffers overflow, thanks to its congregants’ belief in its work

Bibles, bombs and God as love

I am an African and an Anglican and I don’t buy into the idea that ­Christianity has ­colonised African ­spirituality

The image of a versatile artist

Mmabatho Montsho found a different medium to express the need to create, propelled byurgent messages that haunted her from the other side

But is it halaal? A Muslim’s dilemma

Navigating the contradictions of Muslim food culture in Johannesburg.

Shree Laxmi’s walk in the City of Gold

What would the Goddess be met with, were she to walk the streets of Johannesburg?

‘Kairos moment’  for Christian community

"I am of the view that one of the very serious crises that the church is faced with is the distortion of biblical teachings"

Face to face with the inner-city miracle worker

Jo’burg churchgoers take a leap of faith in prophet Samuel Radebe’s version of African Christianity.

Deep down in my dark heart, I still seek purity

I am at peace with the knowledge that religions might not be able to provide the answer to what or who God is but I am happy just to keep searching

Collusion of silence on sexuality, spirituality and suicide

Too much of the experience of the so-called ex-gay ministries over the past three decades has shown that sexual orientation cannot be changed.

US conservatism funds churches in Africa, stifling queer rights

The continent’s gender phobias are legitimised by money from narrow American churches.

Latest

Yeoville can police itself, thank you

In the Johannesburg suburb, neat queues are enforced, physical distances maintained and fights stopped by its community policing forum

Worship during lockdown – in a different way

The bishop uses WhatsApp to share scripture readings, and prayers and comments with all his congregants during the lockdown

Slice of life: ‘People have more compassion’

You know, this coronavirus thing, I just feel, if South Africans can stick together, we’ll get through this

Press Releases

Rahima Moosa Hospital nursing college introduces no-touch facial recognition access system

The new system allows the hospital to enrol people’s faces immediately, using artificial intelligence, and integrates easily with existing access control infrastructure, including card readers and biometrics

Everyone’s talking about it. Even Kentucky

Earlier this year South African fried chicken fast-food chain, Chicken Licken®, launched a campaign for their wallet-friendly EasyBucks® meals, based on the idea of ‘Everyone’s talking about it.’

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world