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DIAKONIA STATEMENT IN RESPONSE TO US TRAVEL BAN

Diakonia Council of Churches is appalled by the travel ban imposed by US President Donald Trump on citizens from seven majority Muslim countries. The reasons for the travel ban are short-sighted and ill-informed by facts. The Human Rights Watch have issued a table (attached) in which the numbers of Americans killed by other humans is…
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“PRINCE OF LIGHT: RENEW LOVE AND PEACE”

ECUMENICAL ADVENT CELEBRATION 6 DECEMBER 2016   [caption id="attachment_4101" align="alignleft" width="314"] Revd Olga Dlamini lights the candle during Advent Celebration[/caption] READINGS: Isaiah 601-7 ;  and John 11-14 The theme for this year: "Prince of Peace: Renew Love and Peace” is a continuation of the  message of the 40th anniversary year of Diakonia: keeping the social…
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SOCIAL JUSTICE FLAME RE-IGNITED AT DIAKONIA’S 40TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS

Diakonia Council of Churches reaffirmed their and the churches role to develop and strengthen social justice activism and get the next generation of activists excited about working for social justice and human rights at their 40th commemorative gala dinner at the Greyville Convention Centre on Friday 25 November. Chairperson of Diakonia Council of Churches, Revd…
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Keeping the Social Justice Flame Alive!

Celebrate Diakonia’s 40th Anniversary: Commemoration Gala Dinner Greyville Convention Centre: Friday 25 November Diakonia Council of Churches celebrates 40 years of working for a transformed society. To acknowledge this important milestone, a gala dinner will be hosted at Greyville Convention Centre on Friday 25 November, themed Keeping the Social Justice Flame Alive! The keynote address…
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