SACBC launches Council for the Laity
The Chairperson of the Laity Council in Southern Africa has reminded Catholic lay persons in the Southern African region that they have ‘a distinct and very real role’ in the spreading of the Gospel, which the Church desperately needs them to carry out with authority. Malatsi Leonard Kope said this, recently, when he spoke in the presence of Southern African Bishops. This was during the launch of the Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference Laity Council.
The Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference (SACBC) have been meeting at St John Vianney Seminary in Pretoria, South Africa. The Bishops’ conference comprises Botswana, the Republic