All for God’s People

For the Centenary of the Dominican Sisters of King William’s Town, 1877 – 1977, Sr Marietta Gouws wrote the following History:

Chapters of the Book (pdf files – without images)

afgp-introduction  Prologue: Early Dominican Missions in Africa
afgp-chapter-1 Catholicism in S A early 19th Century
afgp-chapter-2 Rising to the Challenge
afgp-chapter-3 ‘King’ Convent, Motherhouse in King William’s Town
afgp-chapter-4 The Seventh Frontier War
afgp-chapter-5 Growth of the Community
afgp-chapter-6 East London, Early Expansion
afgp-chapter-7 Extended Activities
afgp-chapter-9 Potchefstroom
afgp-chapter-10 Klerksdorp
afgp-chapter-12 Izeli, King William’s Town
afgp-chapter-13 Mother Mauritia Tiefenboeck
afgp-chapter-14 Mater Infirmorum
afgp-chapter-15 Graaff-Reinet
afgp-chapter-16 East London, Maris Stella
afgp-chapter-17 Fort Beaufort
afgp-chapter-18 Queenstown
afgp-chapter-19 St Immaculata, Schlehdorf and Branches
afgp-chapter-21 Johannesburg, Belgravia
afgp-chapter-22 Mother Euphemia Koffler
afgp-chapter-23 A Mottled Sky
afgp-chapter-24 Transvaal, Witbank
afgp-chapter-25 N Transvaal, Potgietersrus
afgp-chapter-26 Transvaal, Ermelo
afgp-chapter-27 Stutterheim
afgp-chapter-28 Springs, Brakpan, Nigel
afgp-chapter-29 Mother Eleonora Petitpierre
afgp-chapter-30 East London, Cambridge – St Pius
afgp-chapter-31 England, Hinckley, Stoke Golding, Nuneaton
afgp-chapter-32 Mother Jacoba Zirn
afgp-chapter-33 Johannesburg, Melrose,  St Vincent School for the Deaf
afgp-chapter-34 Johannesburg, San Salvador
afgp-chapter-35 Mother Clare Huber
afgp-chapter-36 Holland, Venlo
afgp-chapter-37 Queenstown, St Catherine’s Nursing Home
afgp-chapter-38 Umlamli Mission Hospital
afgp Chapter 39 East London, Mater Dei Private Hospital
afgp-chapter-40 Queenstown District – Glen Grey Mission Hospital
afgp-chapter-41 Mother Augustine Geisel
Loreto fire
Silver Star and K.C.B.U.
Marian Year
Lourdes Convent
East London  – Hill Crescent, St Anne’s
Keiskammahoek
Rustenburg
Zeerust
Peddie
Groblersdal
afgp chapter 43 Ireland: Upton; Bandon; Tralee
afgp chapter 44 Springs, St Mary’s Maternity Home

Part Two – Missionary Endeavour

missionary endeavour 1 Keilands, Holy Family Mission
missionary endeavour 2 Woodlands Mission
missionary endeavour 3 King William’s Town, St Joseph’s School
missionary endeavour 4 East London, St Francis Xavier Convent
missionary endeavour 5 Cradock, Holy Rosary Convent
missionary endeavour 6 Potchefstroom, St Louis Bertrand Mission
missionary-endeavour-7-and-8 Northern Transvaal, M’Phatlele Clinic and Subiaco Mission
missionary-endeavour-9-and-10 Queenstown, St Theresa’s Mission and Fort Beaufort, St Joseph’s Mission
missionary-endeavour-11-and-12 Vleeschfontein and Indwe Missions
missionary-endeavour-13-and-14 Northern Transvaal, Setali, St Scholastica’s Mission
missionary-endeavour-15 Aliwal North, Umhlanga, St Augustine Mission
missionary-endeavour-16 East London, Duncan Village, St Peter Claver Mission; Sr Aidan Quinlan
missionary-endeavour-17-18-19-20 Queenstown, Lady Frere, Pimville, Kliptown
missionary-endeavour-21-22-23-24-25-26 Evaton, St Mary’s Clinic Stutterheim, Payneville, St John’s Convent Middelburg, Zigudu Queenstown, St Patrick’s Ginsburg
missionary-endeavour-27-28-29 St Thomas College Village Main, Berejena, Matibi
missionary-endeavour-30-31 Marapyane, Ramaanchane, Warmbaths Area
missionary-endeavour-32 Latin America, Bolivia
missionary-endeavour-33 Latin America, Ecuador
Vatican-II-and-Conclusion Vatican II and Conclusion