lunedì 18 ottobre 2021

“Vote according to your conscience”: Southern African Bishops Ahead of Municipal Polls

(Jude Atemanke, ACI Africa)
Eligible voters in South Africa have been urged to vote at the forthcoming municipal elections according to their conscience. In a pastoral letter shared with ACI Africa Thursday, October 14, members of the Southern African Catholic Bishops' Conference (SACBC) make “a strong appeal" to all eligible voters to participate in the poll scheduled to take place on November 1. “In our call for participation in the election, we urge all to vote according to your conscience and in a manner that influences our country to take the first steps in the moral renewal of its politics,” SACBC members say. (...)