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THEOLOGICAL REFLECTION – ON THE ROOT CAUSES OF GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE IN INTIMATE RELATIONSHIPS

By Bishop Margaret B Vertue

As leaders in our societies, we need to take responsibility for the direction the Gender Based Violence tide is taking us. We need to look back to trace the root causes and we need to look forward to begin to turn the tide and find workable patterns of support for all concerned with turning the tide. Change begins with you and me. God’s future for us is restoration.

ROOT CAUSES

Apartheid
No one has been left untouched by Apartheid. We live with the left-over trauma. Allan Boesak and others …
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Synod Advisory Committee Reports on Third Session of Diocesan Synod

STATEMENT BY THE ADVISORY COMMITTEE REGARDING THE THIRD SESSION OF THE DIOCESAN SYNOD OF THE DIOCESE OF FALSE BAY

Synod Representatives totalling 170 members under the leadership of the Bishop of False Bay, The Rt Revd Margaret B Vertue, met at the Parish Church of St. George the Martyr, Kuils River from Monday, 24 to Wednesday 26 February 2014 for the third session of the Diocesan Synod of the Diocese of False Bay. The theme of the Synod was ‘The Abundance of the Spirit’.

The Opening Eucharist attended by Synod representatives and …
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