2023 Diocesan Womens’ Forum Annual Fundraising Event – 30th September, 2023

On this feast day Of St. Jerome, the women of the diocese gathered for their annual diocesan Womens’ Forum Mass with His Lordship, Bishop Victor Hlolo Phalana. The venue for the event was St. Peter’s Catholic Church, Jouberton. During the mass, the women were reminded of their commitment to the diocese. In his homily, the Bishop pointed out to the women of the diocese that Mary of Bethany offered her presence to Jesus, before giving him the present of anointing his feet with the costly ointment.
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Diaconate Ordination in the Diocese of Klerksdorp

May the name of the Lord be praised both now and forever. History is made yet again in the Diocese of Klerksdorp on the 1st of July, 2023 as five men were raised to the sacred order of the diaconate. The ordination mass which started at 10am was presided over by the Bishop of the diocese, Rt. Rev. Victor Hlolo Phalana.… Read more

Permanent Diaconate Ordination in the Diocese of Klerksdorp

The 16th of December 2020 marks another day of growth in the Catholic Diocese of Klerksdorp as one of the faithful is raised to the order of Permanent Diaconate. A medical doctor by profession, Dr. Kiewiet Vlok on this day accepts to serve in this ministry. Join us at 10:00am South African time for this special occasion presided over by the Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Klerksdorp.… Read more

PASTORAL LETTER – April 2018

PASTORAL LETTER – APRIL 2018 BY BISHOP VICTOR PHALANA

DEAR BROTHERS AND SISTERS

BECOMING AN “E” DIOCESE

Two years ago I was in Rome at a special seminar for bishops. During that seminar I got an inspiration to lead our diocese to become an “E” diocese. During the Mass of the 200 years of Catholicism in South Africa and the 40 years since we became a diocese, I requested all of us to be part of turning this diocese into an”E” Diocese.… Read more

The Christian life – A Call to Holiness BY ASIEL · NOVEMBER 8, 2017

What does it mean to be ‘holy’? What does the Christian life look like when we are disciples of Christ? Joachim Anakwenze looks at the road we must all walk when we say ‘yes’ to the Lord.
Our daily lives are constantly filled with many struggles. Some struggles may seem insurmountable, others can be dealt with by slow and steady work.… Read more