Beyers Naude – a man of God


At the end of January, the secretary of the South African Council of Churches (S.A.C.C.) is leaving his job. His name is the Reverend Beyers Naude. Beyers Naude promised the SACC that he would be the secretary for two years and now those two years are up.


Learn and Teach wanted to talk to this man with the Afrikaans name who works for an organisation that the government hates.


So we went down to the SACC offices to look for Beyers. We found a warm, friendly man, waiting to talk to us. We asked Beyers to tell us the story of his life.


… This article was originally reproduced in the banned Magazine N 4, 1986. The banned issue is now available online.

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