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FAREWELL TO 109-YEAR OLD CATHEDRAL PARISH CENTRE

The Parish Centre at Durban’s Emmanuel Cathedral has served the parish and the diocese for 109 years, many thousands of people benefitting from its facilities. But now it is dilapidated and unable to provide the services needed by a dynamic and growing paris with a strong emphasis on social outreach. So the building is to […]

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Denis Hurley Centre Public Meeting

To mark the 9th anniversary of Archbishop Hurley’s death, Emmanuel Cathedral held a public meeting on Sunday 10 February 2013 to discuss progress in raising funds for the construction of the Denis Hurley Centre (DHC). The service opened with a procession led by Cardinal Napier and Bishop Barry Wood; followed by representatives from the Hurley […]

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Veritas to broadcast new Hurley biography.

Radio Veritas is to broadcast the new Hurley biography  DENIS HURLEY: Truth to Power from Monday 11 February to mark the ninth anniversary of the Archbishop’s death on 13 February 2004. The readings will be aired each weekday morning from 8.30 to 8.45a.m. on “Matins”, the drive time show presented by Veritas Director, Fr Emil […]

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100th Birthday of Emmanuel Cathedral

    – CENTENARY CELEBRATION FOR EMMANUEL CATHEDRAL’S ORGAN A large crowd of music lovers flocked to Durban’s Emmanuel Cathedral on 17 April 1912 eager to hear the first recital on the new organ, filling the church long before the starting time of 7.30p.m. The Natal Advertiser  publicised three organ recitals for that week. On […]

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