Tag: reconciliation

No true reconciliation without land restitution, says W Cape church group
South Africa Western-Cape

No true reconciliation without land restitution, says W Cape church group

For authentic reconciliation to take place in South Africa some land restitution should take place to compensate descendants of people who were historically dispossessed of land, says Concerned Clergy of the Western Cape (CCWC) in a submission to parliament on the proposed amendment of the Constitution to allow expropriation of […]

SA racism, violence on international display: What is our response?
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SA racism, violence on international display: What is our response?

Statement by Sacli (South African Christian Leadership Initiative) team facilitating a 10-year journey from racism to reconciliation This week @SteveHofmeyr and @ZindziMandela tweets put our history of unresolved South African pain and prejudice, anger and hatred, rage and violence, on international display — to our national shame. Steve Hofmeyr, not […]

‘Cry for freedom’ from Cape Town’s black professionals — Nomvuyo Xabela
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‘Cry for freedom’ from Cape Town’s black professionals — Nomvuyo Xabela

Although the word freedom is used, rightfully, in different contexts today, it is a biblical concept. Freedom (of being and doing) is a central theme and value of Christianity (Kingdom citizenship), with Christ redeeming us and setting us free from sin (Galatians 5:1). We see “freedom” demonstrated well in the […]