Peter-John Pearson

Show BioHide BioPeter-John Pearson is a priest of the Archdiocese of Cape Town. He is currently the director of the Catholic Parliamentary Liaison Office (CPLO) in Cape Town. He is also Vicar-General of the Archdiocese. Fr Pearson is a well-know lecturer and speaker - specifically on Catholic Social Teaching.

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Trafficking in Persons meeting in Maputo

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South African Archbishop Stephen Brislin of Cape Town, Bishop Abel Gabuza of Kimberley, Bishop Duncan Tsoke auxiliary of Johannesburg and Fr Peter-John Pearson, Director of the Catholic Parliamentary Liaison Office of the Southern Africans Catholic Bishops&#03... More »

Good for the market may not be good for all

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While the markets have reacted positively to Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba's Budget Speech, the local Church and civil society have raised concerns on the impact the budget will have on the country's poor and vulnerable. Fr Peter-John Pearson looks at the bud... More »

Pope Francis condemns all nuclear weapons

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Apart from their destructive power, the possession of nuclear weapons robs the world of desperately needed resources which should be availed for other priorities such as eliminating poverty and the extension of healthcare, education and human rights. Peter-Joh... More »

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