Tag Archives: Politics

Sermon during Morning Prayer: John 6:24-29

  John 6:24-29  So when the crowd saw that Jesus was not there, nor his disciples, they themselves got into the boats and went to Capernaum, seeking Jesus. When they found him on the other side of the sea, they said … Continue reading

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It’s Saturday in Murrayfield and elsewhere too I guess …

Well, it’s that time of the year again as the Cape Robin-Chat (Cossypha caffra) has 2 eggs in its nest. The Clivias (Amaryllidaceae) are budding if not flowering already. The Implala Lily (Adenium Obesum) is in full bloom as are … Continue reading

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Kommentaar op RSG

My favourite program on Sunday nights – politics in a nutshell. This time I thought, I had missed it, because I was at my brothers place celebrating my sister-in-law’s birthday. Well, the program is actually available as MP3 and in … Continue reading

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This week in passing …

One of those pictures shared by National Geographic in their traveller’s competition for 2015 posted this week. At Seminary we’re somewhat out of the rat-race of everyday business as you know it. Still just as the desert fathers of old knew … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Monday, the 15th December 2014

Those who are wise shall shine Like the brightness of the firmament, And those who turn many to righteousness Like the stars forever and ever. (Daniel 12:3) Remember those who rule over you, who have spoken the word of God to you, whose … Continue reading

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Political commentary by Dave Steward

Read the latest comment by Dave Steward, the executive director of the FW de Klerk foundation at the Solidarity Seminary on the Renate Barnard Judgment presented yesterday: 140909_fwdkf_speech_dws_barnard_judgment  

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21 years ago Madiba said…

“Any lack of discipline is trampling on the values that Chris Hani stood for. Those who commit such acts serve only the interests of the assassins, and desecrate his memory. When we, as one people, act together decisively, with discipline and … Continue reading

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Political commentary: FW de Klerk on Africa’s perspective on Europe

SPEECH BY FORMER PRESIDENT FW DE KLERK  AT THE 12TH EUROPE LECTURE  THE HAGUE 25 OCTOBER 2013 EUROPE IN THE WORLD – A PERSPECTIVE FROM AFRICA AND SOUTH AFRICA I wish to speak to you tonight about Africa’s perception of Europe. I … Continue reading

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Political Comment: Max du Preez on racism.

Make yourself a hostage to a racist past and you can budget for a racist future (My Tuesday column) Perhaps we’ll look back one day and say the one positive thing that Julius Malema did was to give black South … Continue reading

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Political comment: F.W. de Klerk speaking at the 30 Club in London

AFRICA TODAY AND AFRICA TOMORROW It is a great pleasure for me to be able to address you on “Africa today and Africa Tomorrow”. It is an important topic – because whichever way we look at it the future of … Continue reading

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