Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

South Africans Offer Prayers for Madiba

Mourners across South Africa heeded President Jacob Zuma’s call to take time to worship and pray Sunday for the late president Nelson Mandela. At temples, mosques, synagogues and churches across the country, there were prayers for the man many South Africans refer to as Tata, or father. At the Regina Mundi Roman Catholic Church in Soweto, early risers attended a 7 a.m. mass. Parishioner Caroline Thakadu, a school administrator in Soweto, goes to the church each Sunday. She offered...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter