'Ramaphosa is not all-powerful', says Archbishop Thabo Makgoba in Easter message to SA

2019-04-21 08:29

While President Cyril Ramaphosa has given South Africa hope and optimism he is not all-powerful, a prominent church leader has said.

Religious leaders 'deeply disturbed' by corruption, service delivery failures

2018-10-25 11:32

Religious leaders have expressed concern about the high levels of corruption, service delivery failures and land issues that plague the country.

Accounting firms must put public interest before clients - archbishop

2018-04-19 05:15

Archbishop of Cape Town Thabo Makgoba has a harsh message for chartered accountants and auditing companies, saying that they need to put the public interest first.

Anglican archbishop tackles sex abuse in the church

2018-03-22 10:51

The Anglican Church in Cape Town is urgently taking steps to address sex abuse cases in the church.

Archbishop Makgoba calls on new ANC leadership to replace Zuma as head of state

2017-12-25 09:05

Anglican Archbishop Thabo Makgoba wants the newly elected leadership of the ANC "to act quickly and decisively" to replace President Jacob Zuma as the head of state.

Black SA women know that black lives don't matter - Makgoba

2017-05-28 14:29

Black women in South Africa know on many levels that "black lives do not matter," Thabo Makgoba, the Anglican Archbishop of Cape Town, said in a sermon delivered in Germany on Sunday.

Anglican Archbishop calls for water activism

2017-03-24 20:13

People must become activists for the protection of water sources to prevent a future with no clean water, Anglican Archbishop Thabo Makgoba has said.

Makgoba ‘pained’ over Anglican same-sex debate outcome

2016-10-01 13:28

Anglican Archbishop of Cape Town Thabo Makgoba has spoken about his anguish over a debate which rejected proposals to soften the Church's stance on gay clergy and same-sex marriage.

Burning places of learning is setting us back - Archbishop Makgoba

2016-09-25 11:45

Burning schools, libraries, and institutions of higher learning is setting South Africa back from progressing as a nation, says Archbishop of Cape Town Thabo Makgoba.

LGBTI proposal for Anglicans 'rattling the hinges' - Mpho Tutu

2016-08-18 17:12

A proposal that would see a far warmer welcome for the LGBTI community and those in same-sex unions will go before decision-makers in the Anglican Church of Southern Africa next month.


SA must stop solving problems through violence - Archbishop Thabo Makgoba

2018-12-25 20:33

Anglican Archbishop of Cape Town Thabo Makgoba says South Africans need to be liberated from their instinct to solving problems through violence.

Archbishop’s quest to right wrongs

2018-06-10 11:46

Clergyman wants white settlers’ corrupted version of Magoebaskloof to be renamed Makgoba’s Kloof.

'Never again' - Archbishop Thabo Makgoba's Easter message to Ramaphosa, the ANC and SA

2018-04-01 00:01

Archbishop Thabo Makgoba has delivered a powerful Easter sermon calling on congregants to resolve never again to allow government and leaders "to talk us down, to let us down or to keep us down".

FULL TEXT: Archbishop Makgoba's Christmas sermon: A plea for a new president for SA

2017-12-25 21:12

Archbishop Thabo Makgoba has called in his Christmas sermon for the ANC new leadership to act swiftly to remove President Jacob Zuma.

Anglican Church expresses dismay over petrol bombing of historic District Six church

2017-09-28 17:13

The Anglican Diocese of Cape Town says it is dismayed by the petrol bombing of the historic St Mark's Church in District Six, saying it has always been a beacon of hope which played a pivotal role in the struggle for justice and freedom.

Archbishop Makgoba calls for land and economic Codesa

2017-04-16 22:17

Anglican Archbishop Thabo Makgoba has called on South African leaders to have an economic and land Codesa in his Easter sermon at St. George’s Cathedral.

Same-sex debate not over - Makgoba

2016-10-01 14:43

Discussions about the status of same-sex members in the Anglican Church will continue despite a recent vote against the inclusion of certain practices relating to them, Archbishop Thabo Makgoba says.

Anglican Church votes against blessings for same-sex couples

2016-09-30 22:02

The Anglican Church of Southern Africa has rejected a proposal to allow "prayers of blessing" to be offered for people in same-sex civil unions under South African law.

We are praying for you, Pravin - Archbishop Makgoba

2016-09-14 11:38

Religious leaders are praying for Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, his deputy and staff, Archbishop of Cape Town Thabo Makgoba has said in an open letter.

The truth will set you free – Archbishop Makgoba

2016-03-17 16:57

Archbishop Thabo Makgoba of Cape Town has called on officials in all levels of government "to tell the truth" in response to new revelations about the influence of "a non-governmental family in matters of state".

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