News & Events

This is a report on the News and Events of the T&D Programme that took place last week. Staff of the Theology and Development Programme and other partners were involved in the coordination and facilitation of these events.

Quote of the Week

on October 15, 2013
Every week one of our T&D students submits a thought provoking quote. This week’s quote was submitted by our Ph.D. student Damazio M Ngoma. “Preserve the sanctifying grace you have received and make progress in it until death” Francis Friehoff, (Moral theology).
On the 24th October 2013 Mr Mervyn Abrahams will deliver the 5th Mzwandile R Nunes Memorial Lecture (Pictured below) at the Ron MacMillan Lecture Hall at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg campus. Ujamaa Centre for Community Development and Research is hosting the Lecture. RSVP Rev Sithembiso Zwane at 0332605191 or…

Quote of the Week

on October 08, 2013
Every week a student within Theology and Development Programme submit a thought-provoking quote, this week quote is from an honours student Brun-Hilda Hendricks: “It is in the interconnectedness of faith and material conditions, that survival strategies and resistance practices are fostered, which in turn can lead to social transformation.” (Haddad,…
The Pietermaritzburg for Palestine is hosting a “Walk for a Cause” in solidarity with the plight of Palestinians. You are requested to wear your Palestinian colours and join the for a 2km scenic walk on Saturday morning. To RSVP and more information please contact Tasneem (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
Pictured here (from left) are the Director Dr Clint Le Bruyns and Rev Sithembiso Zwane (right). The Theology and Development Programme component of Community Engagement will facilitate a series of workshops beginning on the 9th – 10th October 2013 at Thorn Tree Lodge in Hayfields entitled “Ethical leadership in the…

T&D Advert

on October 01, 2013
The Theology and Development Programme advertisement appeared in the Sunday Times newspaper on the 29 September 2013.

Quote of the Week

on October 01, 2013
Every week one of our students submits a thought-provoking quote; this week’s quote is from a Ph.D student Indileni Hilukiluah: “Truth is only violated by falsehood; it may be equally outraged by silence.” Henri Frederic Amiel.
The Director of the Theology and Development Programme, Dr Clint Le Bruyns, was the guest speaker at a Pastors’ Breakfast hosted jointly by the Midlands Christian Council (MCC) and Pietermaritzburg Agency for Community Social Action (PACSA). The event marked the launch of the “Churches’ global week of action on food…
The Pietermaritzburg Agency for Community Social Action (PACSA) invites you to a roundtable discussion on “Aspects of Leadership in South Africa” today. Date: 18 October 2013Venue: City Royal Hotel, 301 Burger Street, PMBTime: 9h30-15h00Panelists: Prof Steven Friedman, University of Johannesburg Minister Yunus Carrim, Minister of Communication Ms Bongi Mlangeni, Deputy…

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